Brenda Benet

Brenda Benet
1945 - 1982

Brenda Benet  American Actress

Brenda Benet (August 14, 1945 – April 7, 1982) was an American television and film actress. Benet was best known for her roles on the soap operas The Young Marrieds and Days of Our Lives....

Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship10 yrs, 2 mths
Shortest Relationship3 yrs, 3 mths
Average Relationship Length5 yrs, 8 mths
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Brenda
Middle Name Ann
Last Name Benet
Maiden Name Nelson
Full Name at Birth Brenda Ann Nelson
Alternative Name Brenda Ann Petersen, Brenda Ann Bixby
Age 36 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th August, 1945
Birthplace Hollywood, California, USA
Died 7th April, 1982
Place of Death West Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Gorgeous, thick, black hair, big alluring eyes, great figure
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Bisexual
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University University of California, Los Angeles
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Days of our Lives
Year(s) Active 1964–1982
Official Websites
Family Member Chris Bixby (son)
Associated People Confidante And Lover In The Year After Her Son's Tragic Death)
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Brenda Benet36 LeoActress
Tammy Bruce53 LeoWriter
Bill Bixby59 AquariusActor
Paul Petersen70 VirgoActor
Aron Kincaid70 GeminiActor


Male25th September, 197441 years old


Father Murphy1981 Rachel Hansen TV Show
The Incredible Hulk1978 Annie Caplan TV Show
Carter Country1977 Natalya TV Show
Fantasy Island1977 Ginny Winthrop TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Maureen Mitchell TV Show
Spencer's Pilots1976 Marie Delagar, Marie del Gardo TV Show
Wonder Woman1975 Morgana TV Show
Walking Tall1973 Luan Paxton (as Brenda Benét) Movie
The Horror at 37,000 Feet1973 Sally (as Brenda Benét) TV Movie
The Magician1973 Joanna Marsh TV Show
Search1972 Carol Lesco TV Show
Wednesday Night Out1972 TV Movie
The Most Deadly Game1970 Mindy TV Show
Paris 70001970 TV Show
Love, American Style1969 TV Show
The Courtship of Eddie's Father1969 Brenda TV Show
To Rome with Love1969 Tina TV Show
Where the Heart Is1969 Sally Moore (1969) TV Show
It Takes a Thief1968 Angela Peters, Nicole TV Show
Mannix1967 Edie, Helen Parish TV Show
The High Chaparral1967 Anita de Santiago y Amistad TV Show
Track of Thunder1967 Shelly Newman Movie
The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.1966 Gizelle TV Show
The Green Hornet1966 Girl TV Show
Iron Horse1966 Kitty Clayborne TV Show
Beach Ball1965 Samantha Movie
Harum Scarum1965 Emerald Movie
Days of Our Lives1965 Lee DuMonde Carmichael Williams TV Show
Hogan's Heroes1965 Janine Robinet, Marie Bizet TV Show
I Dream of Jeannie1965 Eleanor TV Show
The F.B.I.1965 Agnes TV Show
Daniel Boone1964 Princess Little Fawn TV Show
Wendy and Me1964 Shamir TV Show
The Young Marrieds1964 Jill McComb #2 (1965-1966) TV Show
McHale's Navy1962 Karema TV Show
The Virginian1962 Susan Masters TV Show
My Three Sons1960 Maureen Morgan, Elyse TV Show
Death Valley Days1952 Chela TV Show
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EMMAthesurvivorDec 18, 2011

Brenda Benet was a very talented actress.

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