Fess Parker

Fess Parker
1924 - 2010
Fess Parker  American Actor

Fess Parker dating history


Fess Parker was previously married to Marcella Rinehart-Parker (1960 - 2010).

Fess Parker was in a relationship with Jane Howard (1956).


American Actor Fess Parker was born Fess Elisha Parker Jr. on 16th August, 1924 in Fort Worth, Texas and passed away on 18th Mar 2010 Santa Ynez, California aged 85. He is most remembered for Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Fess Parker is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and California Republicans.


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Married1 51 years, 2 months - -
Dating1 2 months, 1 day - -
Total2 51 years, 2 months 25 years, 8 months 2 months, 1 day


First Name Fess
Middle Name Elisha
Last Name Parker
Full Name at Birth Fess Elisha Parker Jr.
Age 85 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th August, 1924
Birthplace Fort Worth, Texas
Died 18th March, 2010
Place of Death Santa Ynez, California
Cause of Death Natural causes
Buried Santa Barbara Cemetery, Santa Barbara, California
Height 6' 5½" (197 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University University of Texas
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Davy Crockett, Daniel Boone
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1950-2007, 1950–2007
Music Style Country, Cowboy, Traditional Pop
Instrument Vocals
Official Websites www.fessparker.com/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=49894540, http://www.fessparker.com/, http://fessparker.com/
Friend Barbara Knudson

Fess Elisha Parker Jr. (born F. E. Parker Jr.; August 16, 1924 – March 18, 2010), was an American film and television actor best known for his portrayals of Davy Crockett in the Walt Disney 1954–1955 TV miniseries, which aired on ABC,
and as Daniel Boone in an NBC television series from 1964 to 1970. He was also known as a winemaker and resort owner-operator.

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Partner Comparison

Fess Parker85 LeoActor
Marcella Rinehart-Parker91 PiscesPersonality
Jane Howard75 TaurusSocialite


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Ashley AllenFemaleMarcella Rinehart-Parker
Fess ElishaMale17th June, 196161 years oldMarcella Rinehart-Parker


The Forsaken Westerns2017Charles Marion RussellTV Show
The Fess Parker Show1974Fess HamiltonTV Movie
Climb an Angry Mountain1972Sheriff Elisha CooperTV Movie
Smoky1966Clint BarkleyMovie
Daniel Boone1964Daniel BooneTV Show
Destry1964Clarence JonesTV Show
Burke's Law1963Herman SitwellTV Show
Hell Is for Heroes1962Sgt. PikeMovie
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington1962Sen. Eugene Smith, Senator Eugene SmithTV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Sheriff Ben WisterTV Show
Aftermath1960TV Movie
Alias Jesse James1959Davy Crockett (uncredited)Movie
The Hangman1959Sheriff Buck WestonMovie
The Jayhawkers!1959Cam BleekerMovie
The Light in the Forest1958Del HardyMovie
Old Yeller1957Jim CoatesMovie
The Great Locomotive Chase1956James J. AndrewsMovie
Westward Ho, the Wagons!1956John 'Doc' GraysonMovie
Playhouse 901956Pvt. Linus PowellTV Show
Battle Cry1955Pvt. SpeedyMovie
The Bounty Hunter1954Interloper (uncredited)Movie
Them!1954Alan CrottyMovie
Annie Oakley1954Len Clinton - The Texas Sandman, Tom Conrad - Newspaper PublisherTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Davy Crockett, John 'Doc' GraysonTV Show
Dragonfly Squadron1954Texas Lieutenant (uncredited)Movie
Island in the Sky1953Fitch's Co-Pilot (uncredited)Movie
Man on a Tightrope1953Checkpoint Soldier (uncredited)Movie
The Kid from Left Field1953McDougalMovie
Thunder Over the Plains1953KirbyMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Jonathan WestTV Show
Take Me to Town1953Long John (uncredited)Movie
City Detective1953TonyTV Show
No Room for the Groom1952Cousin Ben (uncredited)Movie
Springfield Rifle1952Jim Randolph (uncredited)Movie
Untamed Frontier1952Clem McCloudMovie
Death Valley Days1952Curt Morrison, Preacher Joel H. ToddTV Show
My Little Margie1952The All AmericanTV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951Davy CrockettTV Show
Dragnet1951Officer HarknessTV Show
Harvey1950Leslie - Chauffeur (voice, uncredited)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (6)

wjerryzwjerryzJul 26, 2018

A great actor

rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 23, 2013

Wow he was tall. Great actor of his day.

Lester VinsonDec 31, 2010

I knew Fess Parker as a fellow student at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas in the late forties and early fifties. I have a signed picture and a letter from him in the 60`s. A good man and friend

ChuckDec 27, 2010

Fess, I loved you as a kid grownig up ! You made the youth of the day, something special ! We will always love and remember you, Rest in peace, Davy Crockett !!

lindaApr 11, 2010

gone but not forgotten,one of my favorite stars growing up,davey crocket

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