Jerry Paris

Jerry Paris bio

Birth Name: William Gerald Paris

Occupation: TV Actor

Place Of Birth: San Francisco

Date Of Birth: July 25, 1925

Date Of Death: March 31, 1986

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Jerry Paris was born on the 25th of July, 1925. He was best known for being a TV Actor. Jerry Helper, the Petries’ next-door neighbor on the Dick Van Dyke show who also directed many of the episodes of the series, Happy Days.

Jerry Paris was born in San Francisco. He studied at New York University and UCLA, and trained at the Actors Studio after a sting in the Navy during World War II. Beginning on Broadway in bit roles, he moved to television, starting with uncredited parts and moving to buddy roles that he exemplified on the Dick Van Dyke show.

Jerry Paris was a Leo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Jerry Paris 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.

William Gerald Paris is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

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Personal Life

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

Jerry Paris was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: William Gerald Paris
NICKNAME: William Gerald Paris, Jerry Paris
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Jerry Paris 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: Jerry Paris was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Jerry Paris 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.

Jerry Paris’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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