Updated: 10.24.2016

Shelley Fabares Trivia

Shelley Fabares starred in three movies with Elvis.

Given Name DOB Died Occupation(s) Active
Michele Ann Marie Fabares January 19, 1944 Alive Actor, Singer 1947-Present

Shelley Fabares Trivia

  • Born in Santa Monica, California.
  • Niece of actress Nanette Fabray.
  • Began acting at age three in 1947.
  • In 1958 she appeared as Moselle Corey in 15 of 19 episodes of Walt Disney Presents: Annette, which starred Annette Funicello and featured Richard Deacon.
  • From 1958-1965 she appeared as Mary Stone in 191 episodes of The Donna Reed Show.
  • In 1962 she had a number 1 Billboard hit with the classic Johnny Angel.
  • Married Lou Adler in 1964 at age 20.
  • Made an appearance in 1964 in the classic TV series The Twilight Zone.
  • From 1965-1968 she starred in three Elvis Presley movies – Girl Happy, Spinout and the classic – Clambake.
  • In 1971 she appeared as Joy Piccolo in Brian’s Song. Brian’s Song, a revered sports movie has been called the best TV movie ever made and was presented in movie theaters nation wide.
  • In 1974 she made an appearance in the hallowed classic TV series Police Story.
  • Landing in another classic TV show in 1977, she made a few appearances in the Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman spin-off – Forever Fernwood.
  • There is something classic about McLean Stevenson leaving MASH in 1976 and tanking on his next sitcom Hello Larry. Shelly Fabares appeared in an episode.
  • In 1984 she was married to Mike Farrell.
  • From 1989-1997 she appeared as Christine Armstrong in 200 episodes of the TV series Coach starring Craig T. Nelson, making her an Actor Who has Appeared in More than one 100 episode TV Series.

    We need to appreciate how precious life is.

    Shelley Fabares shares a birthday with:

  • Dolly Parton (1946)
  • Edgar Allan Poe (1809)
  • Janis Joplin (1943)
  • Jean Stapleton (1923)
  • Jodie Sweetin (1982)
  • Junior Seau (1969)
  • Katey Sagal (1954)
  • Paula Deen (1947)
  • Phil Everly (1939)
  • Robert Palmer (1949)
  • Shawn Wayans (1971)
  • Tippi Hedren (1930)
  • Shares exact birthday with NFL coach Dan Reeves.
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