FULL NAME: Eric Hilliard Nelson
DATE OF BIRTH : 8th May 1940
PLACE OF BIRTH : Teaneck, New Jersey, USA
DATE OF DEATH : 31st December 1985
PLACE OF DEATH : De Kalb, Texas, USA. (plane crash) SPOUSE : Kristin Harmon 1963 - 1981 (divorced)
CHILDREN : 4 Children (Tracy, Matthew, Gunnar & Sam) PARENTS : Ricky Nelson is the son of famous TV couple, Ozzie & Harriet.
BROTHER :Ricky Nelson is the brother of actor/director, David Nelson.