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Ricky Nelson

Ricky Nelson's biography

Ricky Nelson is 45 years old singer born at Teaneck. He was born on Wednesday 8th of May 1940. According to year of birth 1940 he belongs to Silent Generation. Birthday on 8th of May means he is Taurus. Taurus is most stable sign of Zodiac, that is the reason it is also included in the earthy sign of the Zodiac Belt. One born with this Moon Sign (Not a Rising Sign) is very stable and balanced through their mind.

He is native english speaker. He is citizen of United States of America. His primary profession is to be singer. You can know him also as actor, musician, songwriter, guitarist, singer-songwriter, television actor. He is recently known as recording artist.

Ricky Nelson's dad

Ricky Nelson's father's name is Ozzie Nelson. He is known as film director. His father was born on Tuesday 20th of March 1906 in Jersey City. His father died on Tuesday 3rd of June 1975 in Los Angeles. Ozzie Nelson was 35 years old, when this happened.

Ricky Nelson's mom

Ricky Nelson's mother's name is Harriet Nelson. She is known as actor. His mother was born on Sunday 18th of July 1909 in Des Moines. Ricky Nelson was born when she was 31 years old. His mother died on Sunday 2nd of October 1994 in Laguna Beach. Harriet Nelson was 54 years old, when this happened.

Ricky Nelson's family

Ricky Nelson's ex spouse

Kristin Harmon

Ricky Nelson and Kristin Harmon have been together since 1963 for 19 years. She is known as actor. His ex spouse was born on Monday 25th of June 1945 in Burbank. His ex spouse died on Friday 27th of April 2018 in Santa Fe. Kristin Harmon was 78 years old, when this happened.

Ricky Nelson's schools

We found 1 school He attended. Name of the school: Hollywood High School.

Ricky Nelson's career

His main focus is to be singer. He focuses on rock music. Maybe you are curious what instrument does he play ? He plays guitar.

How did Ricky Nelson die

He died on on Tuesday 31st of December 1985 when he was 45 years old at Dallas. Ricky Nelsons death was caused by plane crash. It happend like accident.

Awards and competitions

Ricky Nelson's Awards

  • He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1515 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.

Ricky Nelson's Rankings

  • Ranked #2 in TV Guide's list of "TV's 25 Greatest Teen Idols" (23 January 2005 issue).

What Ricky Nelson has done for a first time

  • Was the first teen idol to use television as a way to promote hit records. His version of "I'm Walkin' " made #4 on the Billboard singles chart and sold over a million copies after he performed it on TV.
  • When "Billboard" first introduced the "Hot 100" chart that would become the industry standard, the very first song to top that chart was Nelson's "Poor Little Fool" (4 August 1958).

Ricky Nelson's quotes

  • A career is a series of comebacks.
  • See also Other Works |  Publicity Listings |  Official Sites

Ricky Nelson's body shape

Lets describe how Ricky Nelson looks. We will focus on his body shape. Body build is average.