Fess Parker

Fess Parker bio

Birth Name: Fess Elisha Parker Jr.

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: Fort Worth

Date Of Birth: August 16, 1924

Date Of Death: March 18, 2010

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Fess Parker was born on the 16th of August, 1924. He was best known for being a TV Actor. Actor who starred as TV’s Davy Crockett and as Daniel Boone from 1964-1970.

Fess Parker was born in Fort Worth. He worked as a radio operator in the Marine Corps during World War II after being turned down from the Navy because he was too tall. He has also owned wineries.

Fess Parker was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Fess Parker was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Fess Elisha Parker Jr. is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Fess’s Fess Elisha Parker Jr. attended University of Texas.


Fess Parker’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Fess Parker’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Fess Parker kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Fess Parker was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Fess Elisha Parker Jr.
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Fess Parker was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Fess Parker was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Fess Parker had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Fess Parker’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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