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'Law & Order' Star Dennis Farina Dies At 69
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Biography:
Birth Name: Dennis Farina
Born: 02/29/1944
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Death Place: Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Died: 07/22/2013

Born on Feb. 29, 1944 in Chicago, IL, Farina was raised in a working-class neighborhood on the north side by his father, Joseph, a doctor and his mother, Yolanda, a homemaker, both of whom hailed from Italy. Though he grew up watching movies like any other kid in the neighborhood, Farina never considered being an actor or even aspired to be a star. He also never took acting classes or partook in any drama productions in school. After graduating St. Michael Central High School in 1962, he enlisted in the U.S. Army for three years before returning home to Chicago, where he was encouraged by his older brother, Joe, an attorney, to become a policeman. Farina spent the next 18 years as a policema... Continue Bio >>

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