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Leo Penn

Actor
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Born Aug 27, 1921

Leo Z. Penn was an American actor and director, and father of musician Michael Penn and actors Sean Penn and the late Chris Penn.

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CHILDHOOD

1921 Birth Born on August 27, 1921.

THIRTIES

1952 30 Years Old His first marriage, to Olive Deering, was dissolved in 1952.
1954 32 Years Old In 1954, Penn won the Theatre World Award for his performance in the play The Girl on the Via Flaminia. … Read More
1957 35 Years Old He was married in 1957 to actress Eileen Ryan, and became the father of singer Michael Penn and actors Sean Penn and Chris Penn.
1961 39 Years Old 1 More Event
On March 3, 1961, he co-starred with Peter Falk and Joyce Van Patten in the episode "Cold Turkey" of the ABC legal drama series The Law and Mr. Jones starring James Whitmore. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

1983 61 Years Old In 1983, Penn was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series for The Mississippi.
1998 77 Years Old He died of lung cancer in Santa Monica, California on September 5, 1998 at the age of 77, and was interred at the Roman Catholic Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City.
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