Brefni O'Rorke
Date of Birth
Jun 26, 1889
Birth Place:
Dublin, Ireland

Biography

Brefni O'Rorke was born in 1889 in Dublin and began studying acting with his mother, the actress Jane (Morgan) O'Rorke, at the start of the 20th century. He made his professional debut in 1912 at the Gaiety Theatre in Dublin in a production of John Bull's Other Island. In 1916 while still living in Dublin, he became the companion and later the second husband to Alice Cole, a chorus...