He was born on 13 November 1891 in Baltimore, Maryland. He graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1912. He received the Medal of Honor for actions at the United States occupation of Veracruz, 1914.On 10 March 1919 Lieutenant Commander McDonnell flew a British-built Sopwith Camel off an overhauled gun turret on the USS Texas and thus became the first man to fly an airplane off a battleship.Admiral McDonnell died in the 1960 bombing of National Airlines Flight 2511 in Bolivia, North Carolina.
Movies & TV shows
1 TV show
The Mosquito Coast
An idealist uproots his family and takes them to the jungles of Central America to start a new life because he is fed up with the degradation of modern society. Paul Theroux wrote the novel.
The Violent Heart
Fifteen years after the murder of his older sister, taciturn Daniel finds himself falling for Cassie, a vivacious high school senior in this southern gothic-inspired Romeo & Juliet story set in the Am...
Liquidated after discovering a corporate conspiracy, a mild-mannered graphic artist named PatiencePhillips washes up on an island, where she's resurrected and endowed with the prowess of a cat, and sh...
Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn't set to investigate the murder of a teen.
A Walk to Remember
When the popular, restless Landon Carter is forced to participate in the school drama production he falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of the town's minister. Jamie needs to keep a big se...
A group of American soldiers stationed in Iraq at the end of the Gulf War find a map they believe will lead them to a huge cache of stolen Kuwaiti gold hidden near their base, and they embark on a sec...
A stable home is what Mikey is looking for. He has been bouncing from home to home. Even though he lands with a loving family, the perfect little child is not what he appears to be. His previous caret...
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