Lex Barker

Lex Barker
1919 - 1973

Lex Barker  American Actor

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Lex Barker passed away on 11th May 1973 aged 54.


Lex Barker was previously married to Carmen Cervera (1965 - 1972), Irene Labhart (1957 - 1962), Lana Turner (1953 - 1957), Arlene Dahl (1951 - 1952) and Constance Thurlow (1942 - 1950).

He was in relationships with Karen Kondazian (1971 - 1973), Jeanne Carmen (1956), Mara Corday (1954), Nancy Valentine (1952), Eileen Howe (1949), Ann Smyrner, Susan Hayward and Heidi Brühl.

Lex Barker had encounters with Susan Morrow (1952) and Virginia Huston (1950).


American Actor Lex Barker passed away on 11th May 1973 New York City aged 54. Born Alexander Crichlow Barker, Jr. on 8th May, 1919 in Rye, NY and educated at Exeter Academy, Lex Barker is most remembered for Tarzan in a career that spanned 1945-1970. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Lex Barker was in 3 on-screen matchups, including Brenda Joyce in Tarzan's Magic Fountain (1949), Virginia Huston in Tarzan's Peril (1951) and Mari Blanchard in Jungle Heat (1957).

Lex Barker is a member of the following lists: Princeton University alumni missing graduation year, Male actors from New York and 20th-century American male actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married5 9 years, 4 months 7 years, 6 months -
Dating8 67 years 17 years, 8 months 1 month
Encounter2 1 month 1 month, 15 days -
Total15 67 years 11 years, 1 month 1 month


First Name Lex
Middle Name Crichlow
Last Name Barker
Full Name at Birth Alexander Crichlow Barker, Jr.
Alternative Name Sexy Lexy
Age 54 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th May, 1919
Birthplace Rye, NY
Died 11th May, 1973
Place of Death New York City
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 6' 4" (193 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Tall stature, Rugged good looks
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Evangelical
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Exeter Academy
University Princeton
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Tarzan
Year(s) Active 1945-1970
Brand Endorsement (1952) Magazine ad (with Arlene Dahl): Robt. Burns cigarillos
Official Websites www.lex-barker.de, www.lex-barker.com, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6800465
Sister Frederica Barker
Pets Pulco (full named Acapulco) (Dog - That dog was a german shepherd. That dog was his best four footed friend in America. But when he moved to europe he must left that dog), Wally (Dog - a german shepherd too), Dick (Horse - That horse he had as a child. But the horse died of an accident very soon)

Lex Barker (May 8, 1919 – May 11, 1973) was an American actor best known for playing Tarzan of the Apes and leading characters from Karl May's novels.

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Lex Barker54 TaurusActor
Karen Kondazian66 AquariusActress
Carmen Cervera73 TaurusSocialite
Jeanne Carmen77 LeoActress
Irene Labhart-Actress
Mara Corday86 CapricornActress
Nancy Valentine88 AquariusActress
Susan Morrow53 GeminiActress
Lana Turner74 AquariusActress
Arlene Dahl91 LeoActress
Virginia Huston55 TaurusActress
Eileen Howe90 AquariusActress
Constance Thurlow57 LeoSpouse
Ann Smyrner81 ScorpioActress
Susan Hayward57 CancerActress
Heidi Brühl49 AquariusActress
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LynnFemale11th April, 194373 years old
Alexander ZanMale25th March, 194769 years old
ChristopherMale2nd May, 196056 years old


Wenn du bei mir bist1970Kapitän Hannes SchneiderMovie
Night Gallery1969Charlie McKinley (segment "The Waiting Room")TV Show
The Valley of Death1968Old ShatterhandMovie
It Takes a Thief1968Kurt 'Matt' MatsonTV Show
The Name of the Game1968Will CheyenneTV Show
The Torture Chamber of Dr. Sadism1967Roger Mont Elise, Roger von MarienbergMovie
Woman Times Seven1967Rik - episode 'Super Simone'Movie
Mister Dynamit - morgen küßt Euch der Tod1967Bob Urban, Mr. DynamitMovie
Winnetou and the Crossbreed1966Old ShatterhandMovie
Killer's Carnival1966Glenn Cassidy (Rio segment)Movie
Who Killed Johnny R.?1966Sam Dobie, Johnny RingoMovie
Durchs wilde Kurdistan1965Kara Ben NemsiMovie
Treasure of the Aztecs1965Dr. Karl SternauMovie
Winnetou: The Last Shot1965Old ShatterhandMovie
The F.B.I.1965Owen StuartTV Show
Attack of the Kurds1965Kara Ben NemsiMovie
A Place Called Glory1965Clint BrennerMovie
Pyramid of the Sun God1965Dr. Karl SternauMovie
Twenty-Four Hours to Kill1965The Crew: Jamie FaulknerMovie
Winnetou: The Red Gentleman1964Old ShatterhandMovie
Old Shatterhand1964Old ShatterhandMovie
The Yellow One1964Kara Ben NemsiMovie
Code 7, Victim 51964Steve MartinMovie
Winnetou1963Old ShatterhandMovie
Il boia di Venezia1963Sandrigo BemboMovie
Kali Yug, la dea della vendetta1963Maj. FordMovie
Il mistero del tempio indiano1963Maj. FordMovie
Breakfast in Bed1963Victor H. ArmstrongMovie
Scarlet Eye1963Larry StoneMovie
The Invisible Dr. Mabuse1962FBI-Agent Joe ComoMovie
The Treasure of the Silver Lake1962Old ShatterhandMovie
Dr. Sibelius1962Dr. Georg SibeliusMovie
The Return of Dr. Mabuse1961Joe Como alias 'Nick Scappio' alias 'Bob Arco'Movie
The Secret of the Black Falcon1961Captain Don Carlos de HerreraMovie
El secreto de los hombres azules1961FredMovie
La Dolce Vita1960Robert - marito di SylviaMovie
Il cavaliere dai cento volti1960Riccardo d'ArceMovie
Robin Hood and the Pirates1960Robin HoodMovie
Terror of the Red Mask1960MarcoMovie
Pirates of the Coast1960Luis MonterreyMovie
Tales of the Vikings1959König GordarTV Show
Mission in Morocco1959Bruce ReynoldsMovie
Son of the Red Corsair1959Enrico di VentimigliaMovie
The Pirate and the Slave Girl1959Dragon DrakutMovie
Female Fiends1958Peter ChanceMovie
Captain Falcon1958Pietro, detto Capitan FuocoMovie
The Girl in Black Stockings1957David HewsonMovie
The Deerslayer1957DeerslayerMovie
Jungle Heat1957Dr. Jim RansomMovie
The Girl in the Kremlin1957Steve AndersonMovie
War Drums1957Mangas ColoradasMovie
Away All Boats1956Commander QuigleyMovie
The Price of Fear1956Dave BarrettMovie
Duel on the Mississippi1955André TulaneMovie
The Man from Bitter Ridge1955Jeff CarrMovie
Studio 571954Brad, Robin RidourTV Show
Killers of the East1954Tremal NaikMovie
The Yellow Mountain1954Andy MartinMovie
Black Devils of Kali1954Tramal NaikMovie
Tarzan and the She-Devil1953TarzanMovie
Thunder Over the Plains1953Captain Bill HodgesMovie
Tarzan's Savage Fury1952TarzanMovie
Battles of Chief Pontiac1952Lt. Kent McIntireMovie
Tarzan's Peril1951TarzanMovie
Tales of Tomorrow1951KurtTV Show
Tarzan and the Slave Girl1950TarzanMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Stephen DexterTV Show
Tarzan's Magic Fountain1949TarzanMovie
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House1948Carpenter ForemanMovie
Return of the Bad Men1948'The Daltons': Emmett DaltonMovie
The Velvet Touch1948Paul BantonMovie
Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome1947City Hospital Driver (uncredited)Movie
The Farmer's Daughter1947Olaf HolstromMovie
Unconquered1947Royal American OfficerMovie
Under the Tonto Rim1947JoeMovie
Cloak and Dagger1946Man Rescued at End (uncredited)Movie
Do You Love Me1946Party Guest (uncredited)Movie
Two Guys from Milwaukee1946Fred - the Usher (uncredited)Movie
Doll Face1945Jack, Coast Guardsman (uncredited)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (7)

wjerryzNov 5, 2015

Lex did well for himself. I thought he was a great actor

packerpokeSep 7, 2015

What did his first wife died of, She died 1975.

Trevor GinFeb 28, 2013

Lana in her autobio does not mention a word about Cheryl being molested nor is there any reaction from her dad-why?

HorseladyJun 17, 2009

edit: I mean uninformed ...

HorseladyJun 16, 2009

I agree. He was, unfortunately, very underrated, a great actor. And - against bad and informed comments - a really great man.

rapidfireDec 22, 2007

very underrated actor, great man

mfan0825Nov 1, 2007

Disgusting man.

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