David Jacobs

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Birthday
12, 1939
Birthplace
Maryland
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
12, 1939 (age 79)
Birthplace
Maryland

About

Television writer who became famous for writing the original soap opera Dallas as well as Knots Landing. In 2005, he wrote Knots Landing Reunion: Together Again.

Before Fame

He moved to New York to work on Grolier's encyclopedia after graduating with a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art.

Trivia

He wrote, produced, directed, and created the series Paradise, which aired from 1988 to 1991.

Family Life

He had a daughter named Alben with Lynn Pieshette before they divorced.

Associated With

He wrote the series Dallas, which starred Barbara Bel Geddes.