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Actor, Gene Nelson, was born Leander Eugene Berg on Mar 24, 1920 in Seattle, WA. Nelson died at the age of 76 on Sep 16, 1996 in Los Angeles, CA .



He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.

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Melinda Howard: [handing Tom a penny] There's a message on that to you from the women of the world.
Tom Farnham: In God We Trust

Don Weston: Why d'you eat that rabbit food? You oughta have something solid.
Angela Gardner: I've got to watch my figure.
Don Weston: You eat. Let me watch it.

Steve Lacey: How come the smart guys are inside and the dopes outside?

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Gene Nelson Facts
Born Leander Eugene Berg, he went to Superior Court in 1964 to change his legal name to "Gene Nelson" as he wanted to use it for himself and his family.

Made his professional stage debut as a member of the Fanchon and Marco Juvenile Revue at the Paramount Theater in Los Angeeles in 1935. He also studied tap with Nick Castle.

Second wife Marilyn Morgen was a studio secretary he married in 1958. She was 12 years his junior.

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