Gene Nelson bio

Birth Name: Leander Eugene Berg

Occupation: Screenwriter

Place Of Birth: Astoria

Date Of Birth: March24, 1920

Date Of Death: September 16, 1996

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Gene Nelson was born on the 24th of March, 1920. He was known for being a Screenwriter. Screenwriter and director best known for his work on the classic sitcom I Dream of Jeannie.

Gene Nelson was born in Astoria. He first wanted to be a dancer, after being inspired by Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire films. He directed the film, Harum Scarum, starring Elvis Presley .

Gene Nelson was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Gene Nelson 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.

Leander Eugene Berg 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".


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

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Personal Life

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

Gene Nelson was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Leander Eugene Berg
NICKNAME:Gene Berg, Eugene E. Nelson
BIRTH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Gene Nelson was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Gene Nelson was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Gene Nelson had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Gene Nelson’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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