Kevin Joseph Aloysius "Chuck" Connors April 10, — November 10, was an American actor, writer, and professional basketball and baseball player. He is one of only 13 athletes in the history of American professional sports to have played both Major League Baseball Chicago Cubs , and in the National Basketball Association Boston Celtics — With a year film and television career, he is best known for his five-year role as Lucas McCain in the highly rated ABC series The Rifleman — His father became a citizen of the United States in and was working in Brooklyn in as a longshoreman and his mother had also attained her U. Connors was a devoted, avid fan of the Brooklyn Dodgers despite their losing record during the s, and he hoped to join the team one day. A gifted athlete, he earned a scholarship to the Adelphi Academy , a preparatory school in Brooklyn, where he graduated in
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