Dodie Brando

Dodie Brando

Born Feb 7, 1897

Dorothy Julia "Dodie" Pennebaker Brando was the mother of Marlon Brando and among the members of the Omaha Community Playhouse's first cast. Pennebaker was born in Omaha, Nebraska, the daughter of Bessie Grace (née Gahan) and William John Pennebaker. Her maternal grandfather, Myles Gahan, was a doctor from Ireland, and her maternal grandmother, Julia Watts, was the daughter of an English immigrant. Pennebaker died of cancer aged 57.… Read More

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1897 Birth Born on February 7, 1897.


1954 58 Years Old Died on August 16, 1954.
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