George O'Brien

George O'Brien
1899 - 1985

George O'Brien  American Actor


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Rest in peace.


George O'Brien was previously married to Marguerite Churchill (1933 - 1948).

George O'Brien was in relationships with Olive Borden (1926 - 1929) and Sally Eilers.


American Actor George O'Brien was born on 19th April, 1899 in San Francisco, California and passed away on 4th Sep 1985 Broken Arrow, Oklahoma aged 86. He is most remembered for Sunrise. His zodiac sign is Aries.

George O'Brien was in an on-screen matchup with Margaret Livingston in Sunrise (1927).

George O'Brien is a member of the following lists: American film actors, People from San Francisco, California and 1899 births.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating2 3 years 1 year, 6 months -
Married1 17 years - -
Total3 17 years 6 years, 8 months 3 years


First Name George
Last Name O'Brien
Alternative Name The Chest
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 19th April, 1899
Birthplace San Francisco, California
Died 4th September, 1985
Place of Death Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
Cause of Death Stroke
Buried Buried or Lost at Sea
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Weight 200lbs (91 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Sunrise
Year(s) Active 1922–1964
Father Dan O'Brien
Family Member Darcy O'Brien (son), Erin O'Brien (daughter)
Friend John Wayne, John Ford, Ward Bond

George O'Brien (April 19, 1899 – September 4, 1985) was an American actor, popular during the silent film era and into the talkie era of the 1930s, best known today as the lead actor in F. W. Murnau's 1927 film Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans.

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George O'Brien86 AriesActor
Marguerite Churchill89 CapricornActress
Olive Borden40 CancerActress
Sally Eilers69 SagittariusActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
DarcyMaleMarguerite Churchill
OrinFemaleMarguerite Churchill
BrianMaleMarguerite Churchill


Cheyenne Autumn1964Maj. BradenMovie
Studio 571954TV Show
Gold Raiders1951George O'BrienMovie
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon1949Maj. Mac AllshardMovie
Fort Apache1948Capt. Sam CollingwoodMovie
My Wild Irish Rose1947'Duke' MuldoonMovie
Bullet Code1940Steve HoldenMovie
Legion of the Lawless1940Jeff TolandMovie
Prairie Law1940Brill AustinMovie
Stage to Chino1940Dan ClarkMovie
Triple Justice1940Brad HendersonMovie
The Fighting Gringo1939Wade BartonMovie
The Marshal of Mesa City1939Cliff MasonMovie
Arizona Legion1939Boone YeagerMovie
Racketeers of the Range1939Barney O'DellMovie
Timber Stampede1939Scott BaylorMovie
Trouble in Sundown1939Clint BradfordMovie
Border G-Man1938Jim GallowayMovie
Painted Desert1938Bob McVeyMovie
The Renegade Ranger1938Captain Jack SteeleMovie
Gun Law1938Tom O'MalleyMovie
Lawless Valley1938Larry RhodesMovie
Hollywood Cowboy1937Jeffery CarsonMovie
Park Avenue Logger1937Grant CurranMovie
Windjammer1937Bruce LaneMovie
Daniel Boone1936Daniel BooneMovie
The Border Patrolman1936Bob WallaceMovie
O'Malley of the Mounted1936Constable O'Malley aka Duke KinnardMovie
The Cowboy Millionaire1935Bob WalkerMovie
When a Man's a Man1935Larry KnightMovie
Hard Rock Harrigan1935Tim 'Hard Rock' HarriganMovie
Thunder Mountain1935Kal EmersonMovie
Whispering Smith Speaks1935Gordon Harrington, Jr. aka John 'Whispering' SmithMovie
Frontier Marshal1934Michael WyattMovie
The Dude Ranger1934Ernest Selby aka Dude HowardMovie
Ever Since Eve1934Neil RogersMovie
Life in the Raw1933Jim BarryMovie
The Last Trail1933Tom DaleyMovie
Smoke Lightning1933Smoke MasonMovie
Mystery Ranch1932Bob SanbornMovie
Robbers' Roost1932Jim WallMovie
The Gay Caballero1932Ted RadcliffeMovie
The Golden West1932David Lynch, MotanoMovie
The Rainbow Trail1932John SheffordMovie
A Holy Terror1931Tony Bard aka WoodburyMovie
Seas Beneath1931Cmdr. Robert 'Bob' KingsleyMovie
Fair Warning1931Whistlin' Dan BarryMovie
Riders of the Purple Sage1931Jim LassiterMovie
Rough Romance1930Billy WestMovie
The Last of the Duanes1930Buck DuaneMovie
The Lone Star Ranger1930Buck DuaneMovie
Salute1929Cadet John RandallMovie
Masked Emotions1929Bramdlet DickeryMovie
True Heaven1929Lieutenant Philip GressonMovie
Honor Bound1928John OglegreeMovie
Noah's Ark1928Japheth, TravisMovie
Sharp Shooters1928GeorgeMovie
Blindfold1928Robert KellyMovie
Sunrise1927The ManMovie
East Side, West Side1927John BreenMovie
Is Zat So?1927Ed 'Chick' CowanMovie
Paid to Love1927Crown Prince MichaelMovie
3 Bad Men1926Dan O'MalleyMovie
Fig Leaves1926Adam SmithMovie
The Blue Eagle1926George DarcyMovie
The Johnstown Flood1926Tom O'DayMovie
Rustling for Cupid1926Bradley BlatchfordMovie
The Silver Treasure1926NostromoMovie
Havoc1925Dick ChappelMovie
Thank You1925Kenneth JamiesonMovie
The Fighting Heart1925Denny BoltonMovie
The Dancers1925TonyMovie
The Iron Horse1924Dave BrandonMovie
The Sea Hawk1924Galley Slave (uncredited)Movie
Shadows of Paris1924LouisMovie
The Man Who Came Back1924Henry PotterMovie
The Roughneck1924Jerry DelaneyMovie
The Painted Lady1924Luther SmithMovie
The Ne'er-Do-Well1923CliffordMovie
Woman-Proof1923Bill BurleighMovie
Moran of the Lady Letty1922Deck Hand (uncredited)Movie
The Ghost Breaker1922One of the 'Ghosts' (uncredited)Movie
Ebb Tide1922Islander (uncredited)Movie
White Hands1922SailorMovie
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