George Brent

Born Mar 15, 1904

George Brent was an Irish stage, film, and television actor in American cinema.

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1904 Birth Brent was born George Patrick Nolan in Ballinasloe, County Galway in 1904 to John J. and Mary (née McGuinness) Nolan. … Read More


1921 17 Years Old Brent returned to the United States in 1921. … Read More


1930 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1930, he appeared on Broadway in Love, Honor, and Betray, alongside Clark Gable.
1932 28 Years Old Over the next two years he appeared in a number of minor films produced by Universal Studios and Fox, before being signed to contract by Warner Brothers in 1932. … Read More


1953 49 Years Old Brent drifted into "B" pictures from the late 1940s and retired from film in 1953. … Read More


1956 52 Years Old He was cast in the lead in the 1956 television series, Wire Service. … Read More


1974 70 Years Old His final marriage to Janet Michaels, a former model and dress designer, lasted 27 years until her death in 1974. … Read More
1979 75 Years Old George Brent died in 1979 in Solana Beach, California. … Read More
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