Pernell Roberts was an American actor best known for his portrayal of the characters Adam on the NBC's western television series Bonanza and Dr. John Mclntyre on the television medical drama series Trapper John, M.D.
Throughout his life, he was married four times. His last marriage was to Elanor Criswell, whom he remained married to until his death in 2010. His first wife Dr. Vera Mowry bore him his only child Christopher Roberts in 1951.
He unfortunately lived to see the death of his only child Christopher in 1989. Christopher died at the age of 38 in a motorcycle accident.
In his youth, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps for two years.
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was a famous American actor,
who was born on
May 18, 1928. As a person born on this date, Pernell Roberts is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (May 18) and the 35th most popular for the year (1928).
People born on May 18
fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull.
Pernell Roberts is the 516th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Pernell Roberts' birthday, Pernell Roberts is the 3394th most famous American and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Waycross, Georgia, U.S.
In general, Pernell Roberts ranks as the 6190th
most popular famous person, and the 1169th most popular actor of all time.
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