Brennan, Eileen

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Brennan, Eileen Gender: F
Brennen, Verla Eileen
born on 3 September 1932 at 09:12 (= 09:12 AM )
Place Los Angeles, California, 34n03, 118w15
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Clifford
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 10°58' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 19°45 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 27°09'

Eileen Brennan
photo: Alan Light, license cc-by-2.0


American actress who is the daughter of a doctor and an actress. She took the title role of "Little Mary Sunshine" from 1959-1961 after an off-Broadway debut, for which she received an Obie Award. Her stage roles also included a performance in "The King and I," 1963. Brennan's films include a debut in "Divorce, American Style," 1967, "The Sting," 1973 and "Private Benjamin," 1980. Her performance in the TV series "Private Benjamin," 1981-'83, won her an Emmy Award. A comic genius, she also built up many TV credits.

Brennan married David John Lampson on 12/28/1968; they had two sons and then divorced. She had a bad car accident in which she broke her legs, jaw and skull on 10/28/1982. The accident left her with a dependence on pain killers, which she overcame, along with breast cancer, in June 1988. After recovering from an auto accident, she continued in numerous appearances, 1988-1997.

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  • Work : Begin Major Project 1959 (Title role of Little Mary Sunshine)
  • Work : End Major Project 1961 (Little Mary Sunshine)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1967 (Debut, Divorce American Style)
  • Relationship : Marriage 28 December 1968 (David John Lampson)
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  • Health : Accident (Non-fatal) 28 October 1982 (Auto accident, broken legs, jaw and skull)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Mental Health : Begin Addiction 28 October 1982 (Pain killer dependancy)
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  • Health : Medical procedure June 1988 (Surgery for breast cancer)
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Source Notes

B.C. in hand from Frank C. Clifford


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Breast, survived)
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Bone (Legs, jaw and skull broken)
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Accident/Injury (Auto)
  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Abuse Drugs (Pain killer dependancy, overcame)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Divorces (One)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two sons)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Live Stage (Legitimate theater before film)
  • Notable : Awards : Emmy
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Obie Award)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Profiles Of Women