Donald P. Bellisario is a renowned American television producer and screenwriter famous for creating a number of notable television series such as the crime drama series Magnum, P.I., the action police procedural series NCIS and the legal drama series JAG.
He was born to Dana and Albert Jethro. He was married and divorced three times before his marriage to Vivienne Bellisario in 1998. He has fathered several children, including actress Troian Bellisario. In 2004, he was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1955 and served with Lee Harvey Oswald, the sniper who assassinated US President John F. Kennedy in 1963.
In 2001, his alma mater, the Pennsylvania State University named him a Distinguished Alumnus, which is the highest honor an alma mater of the University can ever receive.
is a famous American screenwriter and producer,
who was born on
August 8, 1935. As a person born on this date, Donald Bellisario is listed in our database as the 15th
most popular celebrity for the day (August 8) and the 24th most popular for the year (1935).
People born on August 8
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Donald Bellisario is the 513th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Donald Bellisario's birthday, Donald Bellisario is the 3399th most famous American.
In general, Donald Bellisario ranks as the 6117th
most popular famous person, and the 9th most popular screenwriter of all time.
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