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Finley Peter Dunne

Finley Peter DunneAKA Peter Finley Dunne

Born: 10-Jul-1867
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Died: 24-Apr-1936
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Creator of Mr. Dooley

Brother: John (his twin, died in infancy)
Wife: Margaret Abbott (dau. of novelist Mary Ives Abbott, m. 10-Dec-1902, d. 1955)
Son: Finley Peter Dunne, Jr. (b. 2-Sep-1903, d. 17-Jun-1991)
Son: Philip Dunne (screenwriter, b. 11-Feb-1908, d. 2-Jun-1992)

    Collier's Editor (1917-19)
    Chicago Journal Managing Editor (1897-1900)
    Chicago Evening Post Editorial Page Editor (1892-97)
    Chicago Herald (1891-92)
    Chicago Tribune City Editor (1889-91)
    Chicago Times City Editor (1888)
    Chicago Evening News
    Chicago Telegram Police reporter (1884)
    Irish Ancestry

Author of books:
Mr Dooley in Peace and War (1899)
Mr. Dooley in the Hearts of His Countrymen (1899)
Mr. Dooley's Philosophy (1900)
Mr. Dooley's Opinions (1901)
Observations by Mr. Dooley (1902)
Dissertations by Mr. Dooley (1906)
Mr. Dooley Says (1910)
Mr. Dooley on Making a Will and Other Necessary Evils (1919)

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