Eileen Brennan

American actress (1932-2013)

Verla Eileen Regina Brennan (née Brennen; September 3, 1932 – July 28, 2013)[1] was an american television, movie and theater actress. She received an Oscar nomination for the movie Private Benjamin. She received Emmy nominations for guest starring roles on Newhart and Will and Grace.

Eileen Brennan
Eileen Brennan 1990.jpg
Brennan in 1990
Born
Verla Eileen Regina Brennen

(1932-09-03)September 3, 1932
DiedJuly 28, 2013(2013-07-28) (aged 80)
EducationGeorgetown University
OccupationActress
Years active1960–2011
Spouse(s)
David John Lampson
(m. 1968; div. 1974)
Children2; including Patrick Brennan

Brennan was born in Los Angeles, California on September 3, 1932.[2] She was married to David John Lampson from 1968 until they divorced in 1974. They had two children. Brennan died on July 28, 2013 in Burbank, California from bladder cancer, aged 80.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "California Birth Index 1905-1995: Verla Eileen Brennen". Family Search. Retrieved September 22, 2015.
  2. "Eileen Brennan Biography (1932-2013)". Filmreference.com. Retrieved January 4, 2013.
  3. "Actress Eileen Brennan Dies at 80". Hollywood Reporter.com. 30 July 2013. Retrieved 31 July 2013.

Other websitesEdit

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