Tagged: Tavern

All in the Family

ALL IN THE FAMILY/CBS/1971-83 (Blind)

Mr. Edgar Van Ranseleer (Bill Quinn), an elderly blind man who regularly sat on a corner bar stool of Kelsey’s Bar and Grille, a neighborhood tavern located in Queen’s section of New York City.

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He always wore a hat, dark glasses and carried a cane. When Kelsey’s was sold and renamed “Archie Bunker’s Place,” Mr. Ranseleer was still a prominent fixture.

Actor Bill Quinn was born on May 6, 1912 in New York City, New York as William Tyrrell Quinn. He died on April 29, 1994 (age 81) in Camarillo, California.