Brian Aherne

Brian Aherne
1902 - 1986

Brian Aherne  British Actor


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Rest in peace.


Brian Aherne was previously married to Eleanor de Liagre Labrot (1946 - 1986) and Joan Fontaine (1939 - 1945).

Brian Aherne was in relationships with Merle Oberon (1936), Anna May Wong (1933 - 1938), Doris Duke, Adrienne Ames and Olivia de Havilland.

Brian Aherne had an encounter with Marlene Dietrich (1940).


British Actor Brian Aherne was born William Brian de Lacy Aherne on 2nd May, 1902 in King`s Norton, Worcestershire, England and passed away on 10th Feb 1986 Venice, Florida, USA aged 83. He is most remembered for I Confess. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Brian Aherne is a member of the following lists: English film actors, English people of Irish descent and English television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating5 5 years 1 year -
Married2 41 years, 1 month 24 years, 3 months 7 years, 5 months
Encounter1 - - -
Total8 41 years, 1 month 6 years, 8 months 5 years


First Name Brian
Last Name Aherne
Full Name at Birth William Brian de Lacy Aherne
Alternative Name Brian Aherne, William Brian de Lacy Aherne
Age 83 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd May, 1902
Birthplace King`s Norton, Worcestershire, England
Died 10th February, 1986
Place of Death Venice, Florida, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Buried Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Build Athletic
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
University Malvern College, Worcestshire, England
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame I Confess
Year(s) Active 1924–67, 1924–1967, 1910–1967
Father William de Lacy Aherne
Mother Louise Thomas
Brother Patrick Aherne (actor)
Friend George Sanders (Brian wrote a biography about him called A Dreadful Man (1979)), Greer Garson

William Brian de Lacy Aherne (2 May 1902 – 10 February 1986) was an English actor of stage, screen, radio and television, who enjoyed a long and varied career in Britain and the US.

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Brian Aherne83 TaurusActor
Eleanor de Liagre Labrot-
Marlene Dietrich90 CapricornActress
Joan Fontaine96 LibraActress
Merle Oberon68 AquariusActress
Anna May Wong56 CapricornActress
Adrienne Ames42 LeoActress
Olivia de Havilland104 CancerActress
Doris Duke80 ScorpioPhilanthropist


Rosie!1967Oliver StevensonMovie
The Cavern1964Gen. BraithwaiteMovie
Sword of Lancelot1963King ArthurMovie
The Waltz King1963Johann Strauss Sr.Movie
Susan Slade1961Stanton CorbettMovie
The Best of Everything1959Fred ShalimarMovie
Rawhide1959WoolseyTV Show
The Twilight Zone1959Booth TempletonTV Show
Goodyear Theatre1957James Rupert, James SpencerTV Show
Wagon Train1957Lord Bruce SaybrookTV Show
The Swan1956Father Carl HyacinthMovie
The Errol Flynn Theatre1956HickmanTV Show
Sneak Preview1956TV Show
Crossroads1955Father Anthony Kohlmann, Father CataldoTV Show
The Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater1955TV Show
The Star and the Story1955Crane DouglasTV Show
A Bullet Is Waiting1954David CanhamMovie
Prince Valiant1954King ArthurMovie
Climax!1954DavidTV Show
Producers' Showcase1954Rudolf MaximilianTV Show
Studio 571954TV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Johann Strauss Sr.TV Show
I Confess1953Willy RobertsonMovie
Titanic1953Captain E. J. SmithMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Colonel TaffertyTV Show
Cavalcade of America1952John KirkTV Show
Omnibus1952Henry V (segment "Henry V, Act 5, Scene 2")TV Show
Betty Crocker Star Matinee1951TV Show
Armstrong Circle Theatre1950TV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950Mr. Don, ReggieTV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950Phillip Armstrong, a scientistTV Show
The Billy Rose Show1950TV Show
Pulitzer Prize Playhouse1950Sir Henry Morgan - King of PiratesTV Show
Angel on the Amazon1948Anthony RidgewayMovie
Smart Woman1948Robert LarrimoreMovie
The Ford Theatre Hour1948DearthTV Show
The Locket1946Dr. Henry BlairMovie
Screen Snapshots Series 25, No. 2: Radio Shows1945The Saint - The Saint Radio ProgramShort Film
Forever and a Day1943Jim TrimbleMovie
First Comes Courage1943Capt. Allan LowellMovie
What a Woman!1943Henry PepperMovie
A Night to Remember1942Jeff Troy aka Jeff YortMovie
My Sister Eileen1942Robert BakerMovie
Smilin' Through1941Sir John CarteretMovie
Skylark1941Jim BlakeMovie
The Man Who Lost Himself1941John Evans, Malcolm ScottMovie
The Lady in Question1940Andre MorestanMovie
Vigil in the Night1940Dr. Robert S. PrescottMovie
Hired Wife1940Stephen DexterMovie
My Son, My Son!1940William EssexMovie
Captain Fury1939Captain Michael FuryMovie
Juarez1939Maximilian I of MexicoMovie
Merrily We Live1938Wade RawlinsMovie
The Great Garrick1937David GarrickMovie
Beloved Enemy1936Dennis RiordanMovie
I Live My Life1935Terence 'Terry' O'NeillMovie
Sylvia Scarlett1935Michael FaneMovie
The Fountain1934Lewis AllisonMovie
What Every Woman Knows1934John ShandMovie
The Song of Songs1933Richard WaldowMovie
The Constant Nymph1933Lewis DoddMovie
Madame Guillotine1931Louis DuboisMovie
The W Plan1930Col. Duncan GrantMovie
Shooting Stars1928Julian GordonMovie
A Woman Redeemed1927Geoffrey MaynefleetMovie
Safety First1926Hippocrates RayneMovie
King of the Castle1925Colin O'FarrellMovie
The Squire of Long Hadley1925Jim LuttrellMovie
The Eleventh Commandment1924Norman BarchesterMovie
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