- Gender: Male
- Birthday: 1943-10-07 ( 80 years old )
- Place of Birth: San Antonio, Texas, USA
- Also Known As: Oliver Laurence North / Ollie North
Oliver Laurence North is an American political commentator, television host, military historian, author, and retired United States Marine Corps lieutenant colonel. A veteran of the Vietnam War, North was a National Security Council staff member during the Iran–Contra affair, a political scandal of the late 1980s.