logo logo

Eileen Heckart

Eileen Heckart, American actress. Member Pi Beta Phi.

Background

  • Heckart, Eileen was born on March 29, 1919 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Leo Herbert and Esther (Stark) Purcell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Ohio State University, 1942. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Ohio State University, 1981. Postgraduate, American Theatre Wing, 1948.

      Doctor of Laws, Sacred Heart University, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1973. Doctor of Fine Arts (honorary), Niagara University, 1981. Doctor of Fine Arts (honorary), St. John's University, 2001.

    Works

    Membership

    Member Pi Beta Phi.

    Connections

    • Married John Harrison Yankee Junior, June 26, 1943. Children: Mark Kelly, Philip Craig, Luke Brian.
    Eileen Heckart
    See on larger map
    Born March 29, 1919
    Died December 31, 2001
    (aged 82)
    • 1942
      Ohio State University
    • 1981
      Ohio State University
    • 1948
      American Theatre Wing
    • 1973
      Sacred Heart University
    • 1981
      Niagara University
    • 2001
      St. John's University