Ricky Nelson

Ricky Nelson
1940 - 1985

Ricky Nelson  American Actor


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Ricky Nelson passed away on 31st Dec 1985 aged 45.


Ricky Nelson was previously married to Kristin Harmon (1963 - 1982).

He was in relationships with Helen Blair (1980 - 1985), Georgeann Crewe (1980), Lorrie Collins (1958) and Marianne Gaba (1957 - 1958).


American Actor Ricky Nelson passed away on 31st Dec 1985 DeKalb, Texas aged 45. Born Eric Hilliard Nelson on 8th May, 1940 in Teaneck, New Jersey and educated at Hollywood High School, Hollywood, CA, Ricky Nelson is most remembered for Ozzie and Harriet in a career that spanned 1949–1985. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Ricky Nelson is a member of the following lists: Teen idols, Country musicians from New Jersey and American male radio actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 21 years, 11 months - -
Dating4 59 years, 10 months 17 years, 7 months 4 months, 3 days
Total5 59 years, 10 months 17 years, 5 months 4 months, 3 days


First Name Ricky
Middle Name Hilliard
Last Name Nelson
Full Name at Birth Eric Hilliard Nelson
Age 45 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th May, 1940
Birthplace Teaneck, New Jersey
Died 31st December, 1985
Place of Death DeKalb, Texas
Cause of Death Plane Crash
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Hollywood High School, Hollywood, CA
Occupation Text Actor, Musician, Singer-songwriter
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Ozzie and Harriet
Music Genre (Text) Rockabilly, Rock 'n' roll, Pop, Folk, Country
Year(s) Active 1949–1985
Record Label Imperial, Decca/MCA, Epic
Associated Acts Elvis Presley, The Everly Brothers, Fats Domino, Connie Francis, Carl Perkins, James Burton
Official Websites www.ricknelson.com/indexold.html, www.rockhall.com/inductee/ricky-nelson, http://www.rickynelson.com, http://rickynelson.com
Father Oswald George "Ozzie" Nelson (March 20, 1906 – June 3, 1975)
Mother Harriet Nelson (Peggy Louise Snyder) (July 18, 1909 – October 2, 1994
Brother David Oswald Nelson (October 24, 1936 – January 11, 2011)

Eric Hilliard Nelson (May 8, 1940 – December 31, 1985) – known as Ricky Nelson, later also as Rick Nelson – was an American actor, musician and singer-songwriter. He starred alongside his family in the television series, The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (1952–66), as well as co-starring alongside John Wayne and Dean Martin in Howard Hawks's western feature film, Rio Bravo (1959). He placed 53 songs on the Billboard Hot 100 between 1957 and 1973 including "Poor Little Fool" which holds the distinction of being the first #1 song on Billboard magazine's then-newly created Hot 100 chart. He recorded 19 additional Top 10 hits and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on January 21, 1987. In 1996, he was ranked #49 on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Stars of All Time.

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Partner Comparison

Ricky Nelson45 TaurusActor
Helen Blair-Model
Georgeann Crewe-
Kristin Harmon71 GeminiActress
Lorrie Collins74 TaurusSinger
Marianne Gaba76 ScorpioActress


TracyFemale25th October, 196352 years old
GunnarMale20th September, 196749 years old
MathewMale20th September, 196749 years old
SamMale29th August, 197442 years old
Eric JudeMale14th February, 198135 years old


High School U.S.A.1984Principal Pete Kinney (as Rick Nelson)TV Movie
CBS Library1979SkeeterTV Show
Three on a Date1978Bob Oakes (as Rick Nelson)TV Movie
Tales of the Unexpected1977Sonny BlueTV Show
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries1977Tony EagleTV Show
The Love Boat1977Ted Wilcox, Alex FowlerTV Show
Sonic Boom1974Jess of the Van (as Rick Nelson)Short Film
Petrocelli1974Country Boy WhiteTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972William T. 'Billy' JeffersTV Show
Fol-de-Rol1972The Minstrel (as Rick Nelson)TV Movie
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971Vic, Gar KellermanTV Show
The Resurrection of Broncho Billy1970Voice OverShort Film
Swing Out, Sweet Land1970Confederate SoldierTV Movie
McCloud1970Jimmy Roy TaylorTV Show
The Over-the-Hill Gang1969Jeff RoseTV Movie
Hondo1967Jesse JamesTV Show
ABC Stage 671966Carlos O'ConnorTV Show
Love and Kisses1965BuzzyMovie
The Wackiest Ship in the Army1960Ens. Tommy J. HansonMovie
Rio Bravo1959Colorado RyanMovie
The Story of Three Loves1953Tommy: aged 11 (segment "Mademoiselle")Movie
G.E. True Theater1953Lonnie FollettTV Show
Here Come the Nelsons1952Ricky NelsonMovie
The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet1952Ricky NelsonTV Show
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