Gene Nelson

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Birthday
24, 1920
Birthplace
Astoria, OR
Death Date
Sep 16, 1996 (76)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
24, 1920
Birthplace
Astoria, OR
Death Date
Sep 16, 1996 (76)

About

Screenwriter and director best known for his work on the classic sitcom I Dream of Jeannie.

Before Fame

He first wanted to be a dancer, after being inspired by Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire films.

Trivia

He directed the film, Harum Scarum, starring Elvis Presley.

Family Life

He had three children: Marilyn, Jean, and Miriam.

Associated With

He directed two Elvis Presley pictures: Harum Scarum and Kissin' Cousins.