Fran Tarkenton

Fran Tarkenton
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Fran Tarkenton was previously married to Anna Elaine Merrell (1960 - 1982) and Linda Sebastian Tarkenton.

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Fran Tarkenton is a 82 year old American Football (American) Player. Born Francis Asbury Tarkenton on 3rd February, 1940 in Richmond, Virginia, he is famous for Quarterback for MN Vikings and NY Giants. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Fran Tarkenton is a member of the following lists: People from Richmond, Virginia, American football quarterbacks and Minnesota Vikings players.


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Married2 22 years 11 years -
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Total4 22 years 5 years, 6 months -


First Name Francis
Middle Name Asbury
Last Name Tarkenton
Full Name at Birth Francis Asbury Tarkenton
Alternative Name Francis Asbury Tarkenton, Fran Tarkenton
Age 82 years
Birthday 3rd February, 1940
Birthplace Richmond, Virginia
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Weight 190lbs (86 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Georgia
Occupation Text Football Player, TV Personality, Computer Software Executive
Occupation Football (American)
American Football Position Quarterback
Draft Drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the 3rd round (29th overall) of the 1961 NFL Draft., Drafted by the Boston Patriots in the 5th round (34th overall) of the 1961 AFL Draft.
Hall of Fame Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1986, finalist in 1984, 1985
Claim to Fame Quarterback for MN Vikings and NY Giants
Brand Endorsement TV commercial for 1-800-BAR NONE Financial Lender (1999), TV commercial for Johnson's Baby Shampoo (1980)

Francis Asbury Tarkenton (born February 3, 1940) is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 18 seasons, primarily with the Minnesota Vikings. He played college football for the University of Georgia, where he was recognized as a two-time first-team All-SEC, and was selected by the Vikings in the third round of the 1961 NFL Draft. After retiring from football, he became a television personality and computer software executive.

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Fran Tarkenton82 AquariusFootball (American)
Anna Elaine Merrell-
Ali MacGraw83 AriesActress
Katharine Ross82 AquariusActress
Linda Sebastian Tarkenton-Spouse


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
AngelaFemaleLinda Sebastian Tarkenton
MelissaFemaleLinda Sebastian Tarkenton
MatthewMaleLinda Sebastian Tarkenton
HayleyFemaleLinda Sebastian Tarkenton


1st & Ten: The Championship1984Play-by-play AnnouncerTV Show
Hill Street Blues1981SportscasterTV Show
MASH1970Football Player - 325th Evac. (uncredited)Movie


Posted commentsView all comments (2)

wjerryzwjerryzDec 22, 2015

Great quarterback. I liked watching him play. Vikings and Giants

GO CHARGERS!Jan 15, 2009


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