Eileen Brennan

1932 - 2013

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Verla Eileen Regina Brennan (née Brennen; September 3, 1932 – July 28, 2013) was an American actress. She made her film debut in the satire Divorce American Style (1967), followed by a supporting role in Peter Bogdanovich's The Last Picture Show (1971), which earned her a BAFTA Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She gained further critical acclaim for her role as Captain Doreen Lewis in Private Benjamin, for which she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eileen Brennan has received more than 1,580,541 page views. Her biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Eileen Brennan is the 2,661st most popular actor (down from 2,037th in 2019), the 4,344th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,475th in 2019) and the 1,308th most popular American Actor.

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  • 4.60

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Among actors, Eileen Brennan ranks 2,661 out of 10,030Before her are Art Carney, Elizabeth Olsen, Kyra Sedgwick, Barbara Harris, Tom Hollander, and Bob Balaban. After her are Jane Asher, Antonio Moreno, Renato Pozzetto, Harry Guardino, John Houseman, and Bai Ling.

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Among people born in 1932, Eileen Brennan ranks 227Before her are Oreco, Albert Collins, Prunella Scales, Loretta Lynn, Jean Stablinski, and Qahhor Mahkamov. After her are Dabney Coleman, Henri Nouwen, Henri Schwery, Donald Byrd, John Drew Barrymore, and Yash Chopra. Among people deceased in 2013, Eileen Brennan ranks 220Before her are Ted Post, Wadih El Safi, Henning Larsen, Heinz Flohe, Radu Vasile, and Yusef Lateef. After her are Bill Sharman, Eydie Gormé, Emilio Pericoli, Gerrie Mühren, Julien Ries, and Mo-Do.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eileen Brennan ranks 4,344 out of 15,968Before her are Elizabeth Olsen (1989), Kyra Sedgwick (1965), Barbara Harris (1935), Andrew Blake (1947), Yusef Lateef (1920), and Bob Balaban (1945). After her are Bill Sharman (1926), Bucky Pizzarelli (1926), Eydie Gormé (1928), Elvin Hayes (1945), Jerome Powell (1953), and Harry Guardino (1925).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Eileen Brennan ranks 1,308Before her are Kenny Ortega (1950), Art Carney (1918), Elizabeth Olsen (1989), Kyra Sedgwick (1965), Barbara Harris (1935), and Bob Balaban (1945). After her are Harry Guardino (1925), Jeff Chandler (1918), Lana Wood (1946), Peggy Lipton (1946), Olivia Wilde (1984), and Annie Potts (1952).

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