Lex Barker

Lex Barker
1919 - 1973

Lex Barker  American Actor

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....

Confirmed Relationships12
Longest Relationship9 yrs, 4 mths
Average Relationship Length2 yrs, 11 mths
Rumored Relationships3
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)
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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 Dahl90 LeoActress
Virginia Huston55 TaurusActress
Eileen Howe90 AquariusActress
Constance Thurlow57 LeoSpouse
Ann Smyrner81 ScorpioActress
Susan Hayward57 CancerActress
Heidi Brühl49 AquariusActress
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Female11th April, 194373 years old
Alexander Zan
Male25th March, 194769 years old
Male2nd May, 196056 years old

Onscreen Matchups


Aoom1970 Ristol Movie
Wenn du bei mir bist1970 Kapitän Hannes Schneider Movie
Night Gallery1969 Charlie McKinley (segment "The Waiting Room") TV Show
The Valley of Death1968 Old Shatterhand Movie
It Takes a Thief1968 Kurt 'Matt' Matson TV Show
The Name of the Game1968 Will Cheyenne TV Show
The Torture Chamber of Dr. Sadism1967 Roger Mont Elise, Roger von Marienberg Movie
Woman Times Seven1967 Rik - episode 'Super Simone' Movie
Mister Dynamit - morgen küßt Euch der Tod1967 Bob Urban, Mr. Dynamit Movie
Winnetou and the Crossbreed1966 Old Shatterhand Movie
Killer's Carnival1966 Glenn Cassidy (Rio segment) Movie
Who Killed Johnny R.?1966 Sam Dobie, Johnny Ringo Movie
Durchs wilde Kurdistan1965 Kara Ben Nemsi Movie
Treasure of the Aztecs1965 Dr. Karl Sternau Movie
Winnetou: The Last Shot1965 Old Shatterhand Movie
The F.B.I.1965 Owen Stuart TV Show
Attack of the Kurds1965 Kara Ben Nemsi Movie
A Place Called Glory1965 Clint Brenner Movie
Pyramid of the Sun God1965 Dr. Karl Sternau Movie
Twenty-Four Hours to Kill1965 The Crew: Jamie Faulkner Movie
Winnetou: The Red Gentleman1964 Old Shatterhand Movie
Old Shatterhand1964 Old Shatterhand Movie
The Yellow One1964 Kara Ben Nemsi Movie
Code 7, Victim 51964 Steve Martin Movie
Winnetou1963 Old Shatterhand Movie
Il boia di Venezia1963 Sandrigo Bembo Movie
Kali Yug, la dea della vendetta1963 Maj. Ford Movie
Il mistero del tempio indiano1963 Maj. Ford Movie
Breakfast in Bed1963 Victor H. Armstrong Movie
Scarlet Eye1963 Larry Stone Movie
The Invisible Dr. Mabuse1962 FBI-Agent Joe Como Movie
The Treasure of the Silver Lake1962 Old Shatterhand Movie
Dr. Sibelius1962 Dr. Georg Sibelius Movie
The Return of Dr. Mabuse1961 Joe Como alias 'Nick Scappio' alias 'Bob Arco' Movie
The Secret of the Black Falcon1961 Captain Don Carlos de Herrera Movie
El secreto de los hombres azules1961 Fred Movie
La Dolce Vita1960 Robert - marito di Sylvia Movie
Il cavaliere dai cento volti1960 Riccardo d'Arce Movie
Robin Hood and the Pirates1960 Robin Hood Movie
Terror of the Red Mask1960 Marco Movie
Pirates of the Coast1960 Luis Monterrey Movie
Tales of the Vikings1959 König Gordar TV Show
Mission in Morocco1959 Bruce Reynolds Movie
Son of the Red Corsair1959 Enrico di Ventimiglia Movie
The Pirate and the Slave Girl1959 Dragon Drakut Movie
Female Fiends1958 Peter Chance Movie
Captain Falcon1958 Pietro, detto Capitan Fuoco Movie
The Girl in Black Stockings1957 David Hewson Movie
The Deerslayer1957 Deerslayer Movie
Jungle Heat1957 Dr. Jim Ransom Movie
The Girl in the Kremlin1957 Steve Anderson Movie
War Drums1957 Mangas Coloradas Movie
Away All Boats1956 Commander Quigley Movie
The Price of Fear1956 Dave Barrett Movie
Duel on the Mississippi1955 André Tulane Movie
The Man from Bitter Ridge1955 Jeff Carr Movie
Studio 571954 Brad, Robin Ridour TV Show
Killers of the East1954 Tremal Naik Movie
The Yellow Mountain1954 Andy Martin Movie
Black Devils of Kali1954 Tramal Naik Movie
Tarzan and the She-Devil1953 Tarzan Movie
Thunder Over the Plains1953 Captain Bill Hodges Movie
Tarzan's Savage Fury1952 Tarzan Movie
Battles of Chief Pontiac1952 Lt. Kent McIntire Movie
Tarzan's Peril1951 Tarzan Movie
Tales of Tomorrow1951 Kurt TV Show
Tarzan and the Slave Girl1950 Tarzan Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 Stephen Dexter TV Show
Tarzan's Magic Fountain1949 Tarzan Movie
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House1948 Carpenter Foreman Movie
Return of the Bad Men1948 Emmett Dalton Movie
The Velvet Touch1948 Paul Banton Movie
Crossfire1947 Harry Movie
Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome1947 City Hospital Driver (uncredited) Movie
The Farmer's Daughter1947 Olaf Holstrom Movie
Unconquered1947 Royal American Officer Movie
Under the Tonto Rim1947 Joe, Deputy in Tonto Movie
Cloak and Dagger1946 Man Rescued at End (uncredited) Movie
Do You Love Me1946 Party Guest (uncredited) Movie
Two Guys from Milwaukee1946 Fred, the Usher (uncredited) Movie
Doll Face1945 Jack, Coast Guardsman (uncredited) Movie
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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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