John "Carroll" O'Connor (August 1924 – June was an American actor, producer and director. Known for playing the role of Archie Bunker, the main character in the CBS television sitcom "All in the Family"
Carroll O’Connor fought & won (in California) the 'Drug Dealer Civil Liability Act' giving families pathway to prosecute drug suppliers. His adopted son, Hugh O'Connor, died after being supplied with drugs he'd used for a dibilitating medical condition. Hugh starred alongside his father in the tv series, 'In the Heat of the Night'. Upon Carroll O'Connor's death, Matin Sheen spoke @ eulogy & 76 doves were released.