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Sisiter Of Actor Mark Harmon/Ricky Nelson`s only wife
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Once upon a time,girls sat in front of their tv once a week to see a guy come on and sing a song. They dreamed one day they would grow up to marry him.
One of them did,her name was Kristin Harmon. His name was Ricky Nelson.
Kris was born
June 25,1945 to a movie star mother and a football star father-a Hollywood princess.
She took ballet and went to convent school.
When she was 12, her father took her to meet Ricky, and she pinned a photo on her
wall and said someday I will marry him. They started dating in 61, and in April 63, they
were married. Kris became part of the Ozzie and Harriet show, and when daughter Tracy was
born in 63, she was also on the show and later became an actress. In 67 they had twins sons Gunnar and Matt,who formed the group Nelson.
And in 74 son Sam was born. The marriage lasted
Kris is an artist and painter. Jackie Kennedy bought one of her paintings of the
"Kennedys in the White House". In 97 she wrote
a great autobiography and collection of her
artwork called "Out Of My Mind". She now lives
Sante Fe, New Mexico where she has a studio and continues to paint and has a website.
Full Name at Birth
Sharon Kristin Harmon
Painter, Actress, Author
Kristin Nelson (born Sharon Kristin Harmon; June 25, 1945) is an American primitive painter, actress and author, once married to the actor and musician Ricky Nelson.
Los Angeles, CA
Tracy Nelson (Daughter), Matthew Nelson (Son), Gunnar Nelson (Son)
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