David Nelson

About David Nelson

Who is it?: Actor, Producer, Director
Birth Day: October 24, 1936
Birth Place:  New York City, New York, United States
Cause of death: Colon cancer
Resting place: Westwood Memorial Park
Education: Hollywood High School
Alma mater: University of Southern California
Occupation: Actor, director, producer
Years active: 1948–1990
Spouse(s): June Blair (1961–1975) Yvonne O'Connor Huston (1975–2011)
Children: 5
Parent(s): Ozzie Nelson (1906–1975) Harriet Hilliard (1909–1994)
Relatives: Ricky Nelson (1940–1985) Tracy Nelson (niece) Matthew Nelson (nephew) Gunnar Nelson (nephew) Sam Nelson (nephew)

David Nelson

David Nelson was born on October 24, 1936 in  New York City, New York, United States, is Actor, Producer, Director. David Nelson was born 24 October 1936, New York, New York to Ozzie Nelson and Harriet Nelson. He attended Hollywood High School.David was a film producer in Newport Beach and also directed several episodes of The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (1952).He started his own commercial production company.David had two boys by ex-wife, June Blair. Daniel Blair Nelson was born on August 20, 1962 and James Eric Nelson was born June 8, 1966 (both in Burbank, California at St. Joseph's Hospital)He married Yvonne O'Connor Huston in 1975, adopting her three children. His stepdaughter Teri Nelson was once married to game show host Chuck Woolery.His twin nephews Matthew and Gunnar perform as The Nelsons. Matthew Nelson also performs with Red37 and Gunnar Nelson is a radio host. Nephew Sam Nelson sings in h is orange and Niece Tracy Nelson is an accomplished actress.
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As per our current Database, David Nelson has been died on January 11, 2011(2011-01-11) (aged 74)\nCentury City, California, U.S..

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When David Nelson die, David Nelson was 74 years old.

Popular As David Nelson
Occupation Actor
Age 74 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born October 24, 1936 ( New York City, New York, United States)
Birthday October 24
Town/City  New York City, New York, United States
Nationality United States

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David Nelson’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

David Nelson was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.



David Oswald Nelson was born October 24, 1936 in New York City. Nelson was the elder son of entertainment couple Harriet Hilliard Nelson (born Peggy Lou Snyder; July 18, 1909 – October 2, 1994) and Ozzie Nelson (March 20, 1906 – June 3, 1975). He was the older brother of singer Eric Hilliard "Ricky" Nelson (May 8, 1940 – December 31, 1985). In late 1941, Nelson moved with his parents from Tenafly, New Jersey to Los Angeles, California. Infant brother Ricky stayed behind with his paternal grandmother until 1942 when the family was settled.


Nelson, along with his brother and their parents, appeared on the long-running sitcom The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet in the 1950s and 1960s. During the run of the series, Nelson directed several episodes. After the series' end, he continued acting, directing and producing. His most memorable 'break-out' performance was in the 1959 thriller The Big Circus, wherein Nelson played a disturbed, apparently homicidal 'troubled youth', while his last film appearance was in the campier Cry-Baby (1990). For his contribution to the motion picture industry, Nelson was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1501 Vine Street, on May 9, 1996.


Nelson died on January 11, 2011, in Century City, California, from complications of colon cancer. He was survived by his wife Yvonne and five children.


Nelson had two sons—Daniel Blair and James Eric—from his first marriage with June Blair, which ended in divorce, and adopted two sons and a daughter—John, Eric, and Teri—from his second marriage, to Yvonne Huston.

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