Irene Ryan TV Actress

Irene Ryan
Birth Place:
El Paso, Texas
United States of America
October 17, 1902
Death Date:
April 26, 1973 (age 70)
Birth Sign:

She was born on October 17, 1902 (died on April 26, 1973, she was 70 years old) in Texas, El Paso Texas as Irene Noblett. Her nickname was Noblitt Jessie Irene.


Irene Ryan was an American actress one of the few entertainers who found success in vaudeville radio film television and Broadway. Ryan is most widely known for her portrayal of Granny opposite Buddy Ebsen's character on the long-running TV series The Beverly Hillbillies for which she was nominated for Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 1963 and 1964. read more

Is Irene Ryan still alive?

No, she died on 04/26/1973, 47 years ago. She was 70 years old when she died. Cause of death: stroke. She died in Santa Monica and buried in Woodlawn Memorial Cemetery .

What was Irene's zodiac sign?

Irene Ryan zodiac sign was libra.


Her first feature film was Mighty Joe Young (1949, as Southern Belle at the Bar). She was 46 when she starred in this movie. Since 1949, she has appeared in 32 feature films. The last one is There's a Girl in My Heart (1949). In this movie, she played the character Mrs. Mullin .

Her first TV Show was General Electric Theater (1953).


  • Tim Ryan

    Tim Ryan, Actor

    She married with Tim Ryan (57), in 1922. Irene Ryan was 19 and Tim Ryan was 51 years old. After 20 years, they break up in 1942.

Irene Ryan Movies (32)

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When is Irene Ryan's next birthday?

Irene Ryan was born on the , which was a Friday

Irene Ryan net worth

She had a net worth of 1000 thousand dollars.

Her real name:
Birth name of Irene Ryan is Irene Noblett