Early Life. Born on August 2, 1932, in Connemara, County Galway, Ireland, legendary actor Peter Seamus O'Toole grew up in Leeds, England. There, his father, Patrick, often worked as a bookmaker.
Peter James O'Toole ( o t u l; 2 August 1932 14 December 2013) was a British stage and film actor of Irish descent. He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and began working in the theatre, gaining recognition as a Shakespearean actor at the Bristol Old Vic and with the English Stage Company before making his film debut in 1959.
Mar 06, 2015 Re: Was Peter O' Toole gay? I lived in London in '97 and walked into a pub during the day near South Kensington. O'Toole was sitting there by himself having a drink at the bar.