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Erin O'Brien

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Birthday
17, 1934
Birthplace
California
DEATH DATE
May 20, 2021 (87)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
17, 1934
Birthplace
California
DEATH DATE
May 20, 2021 (87)

About

Famous for starring in Girl on the Run -- one of the earliest made-for-TV movies -- she is also remembered for her guest spots on series such as Cheyenne, Death Valley Days, and Sugarfoot.

Before Fame

She made her television debut in a 1957 episode of Colt .45.

Trivia

A singer as well as an actress, she showcased her musical talent on The Steve Allen Show during the mid 1950s.

Family Life

A native of Los Angeles, California, she grew up with thirteen siblings. Her first marriage, to Jimmy Fitzgerald, produced three sons before ending in divorce; with her second husband, Kanan Awni, she had two daughters.

Associated With

She acted alongside James Garner in a 1957 Maverick episode titled "Stage West."