Edward Herrmann Rank
About Edward Herrmann
He was an American actor, director, and writer. He starred in the 2000 - 2007 American comedy-drama series, "Gilmore Girls" where he portrayed Richard Gilmore. Edward Herrmann started off his acting career in theatre. He debuted on Broadway in 1972.
He died of brain cancer in 2014 at the age of 71. Some of his acclaimed works include; "The Day of the Dolphin" (1973), "The North Avenue Irregulars" (1979), "The Man with One Red Shoe" (1985), "A Civil Action" (1998), "Redemption: For Robbing the Dead" (2011), "The Town That Dreaded Sundown" (2014), and more.
His parents are father, John Herrmann and mother, Jean Eleanor. He got married to Leigh Curran in 1978 – their union ended in 1992. He married Star Roman in 1993 and they both stayed married until his death in 2014. He was survived by children namely Rory, Ryan and actress, Emma Herrmann.
He won the "Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series" at the 1999 Primetime Emmy Awards.
He got nominated for the "Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series" at the 1986 and 1987 Primetime Emmy Awards.
He was nominated for the "Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama or Comedy Special" at the 1976 and 1977 Primetime Emmy Awards.
He was of Irish and German origin.
He had his university education at Bucknell University.
Edward Herrmann Rank
Edward Herrmann's Popularity
Edward Herrmann was a famous American actor, who was born on July 21, 1943. As a person born on this date, Edward Herrmann is listed in our database as the 76th most popular celebrity for the day (July 21) and the 149th most popular for the year (1943).
People born on July 21 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Edward Herrmann is the 2454th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Edward Herrmann's birthday, Edward Herrmann is the 13790th most famous American and ranks 126th in famous people born in Washington, D.C., U.S.
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