Not always the most animated of actors, Robertson was effective as a stolid, taciturn type, often letting his left-handed gun speak for him. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA. He was 89. Born Dayle Lymoine Robertson to Melvin and Vervel Robertson in Harrah, on July 14, 1923, Robertson attended Oklahoma Military College at 17 and boxed in professional prize fights to earn money. The stories revolved around Robertson as troubleshooter for the pioneering transport company. Born Dayle Lymoine Robertson, he initially pursued a career as a prize fighter and later enrolled at Oklahoma Military Academy. His other long-running series was Iron Horse (1966-68), in which he was a gambler turned railway baron. I was a kid, but I loved watching him on t.v. Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend. Dale Robertson 1959 Robertson created United Screen Arts in 1965 [13] which released two of his films, The Man from Button Willow (1965, animated) and The One Eyed Soldiers (1966). OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Dale Robertson, an Oklahoma native who became a star of television and movie Westerns during the genre's heyday, died Tuesday. In World War II, he served in the Army in Africa and Europe and was wounded twice, earning bronze and silver stars. Robertson received the Golden Boot Award in 1985, and was inducted into the Hall of Great Western Performers and the Cowboy Hall of Fame in Oklahoma City. You can still file a request but no one will be notified. Resend Activation Email. 111927428, citing Washington Park East Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Cheryl (contributor 48076411) . Drag images here or select from your computer for Dale Robertson memorial. He was 89 and had a daughter and a granddaughter. In 1987, he starred as the title character on the NBC crime drama, J.J. Starbuck. Robertson's most prolific body of work was in television which started in live broadcasts on numerous 1950s programs.

In 1960, Robertson guest starred as himself in NBC’s The Ford Show, starring Tennessee Ernie Ford. Dale Robertson, the actor who made his name in television Westerns in the 1950s and '60s, was born on July 14, 1923, in Harrah, Oklahoma.

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Please complete the captcha to let us know you are a real person. His character was Frank Crutcher, who appeared in about a half dozen episodes. Flowers added to the memorial appear on the bottom of the memorial or here on the Flowers tab. Find a Grave, database and images ( accessed ), memorial page for Dale Robertson (14 Jul 1923–26 Feb 2013), Find a Grave Memorial no. Please try again later. There is a problem with your email/password. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. It always meant something magical was going to happen," such as another actor or performing artist accompanying him on his visits. He came out and entertained. A large copy of his photo was later displayed in the photographer’s shop window. He will perhaps be best remembered for playing Jim Hardie in the TV series Tales of Wells Fargo (1957 to 1962). Mutual Fund and ETF data provided by Refinitiv Lipper. ). In 1993, he took what would be his final role, as Zeke in the show "Harts of the West," before retiring from acting to spend more time at his ranch in Yukon, Okla., where he lived until moving to the San Diego area in recent months, Nancy Robertson said. Make sure that the file is a photo. If a new volunteer signs up in your requested photo location, they may see your existing request and take the photo. Quickly see who the memorial is for and when they lived and died and where they are buried. Dale Robertson was so good looking. Year should not be greater than current year. To suggest a change to a cemetery page, visit the Cemetery Corrections forum. In 1985, it was revealed in the story line that the character had died off screen. Robertson received the Golden Boot Award in 1985, and was inducted into the Hall of Great Western Performers and the Cowboy Hall of Fame in Oklahoma City. Family members linked to this person will appear here. In 1963, after Tales of Wells Fargo ended its five-year run, he played the lead role in the first of A.C. Lyles’ second feature westerns, Law of the Lawless. Select from premium Dale Robertson of the highest quality. He may have even sang some songs. As a result, he won the press Sour Apple Celebrity award for three years running. To suggest a correction or addition, visit the memorial page and click Suggest Edits. Born Dayle Lymoine Robertson, he initially pursued a career as a prize fighter and later enrolled at Oklahoma Military Academy. In the 1950s, he moved into television, starring in series such as "Tales of Wells Fargo" (1957-62), "Iron Horse" (1966) and "Death Valley Days" (1968-70). Nancy Robertson said her uncle will be cremated and that a memorial service will be held in a few weeks. Try again. From 1968 until 1972, he served as host of the TV series "Death Valley Days" succeeding Ronald Reagan after he was elected governor of California. Verify and try again. I just loved him. He received the Golden Boot Award in 1985, has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and is also in the Hall of Great Western Performers and the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City In 1999, Robertson won the award for film and television from the American Cowboy Culture Association in Lubbock, Texas. In rebroadcasts, Death Valley Days is often known as Trails West, with Ray Milland in the role of revised host. In his later years, Robertson and his wife, the former Susan Robbins, whom he married in 1980, had lived on his ranch in Yukon, Oklahoma. He was 89. He joined the … Thank You Dale for the many years of enjoyment.

This flower has been reported and will not be visible while under review. Occasionally, Robertson had a change of pace, as in the period musical The Farmer Takes a Wife (1953) in which he sang (not badly) We're in Business, with Grable. Born in 1923 to Melvin and Vervel Robertson in Harrah in Oklahoma County near Oklahoma City in central Oklahoma, Robertson worked as a professional boxer briefly before enrolling in the Oklahoma Military Academy in Claremore. Your account has been locked for 30 minutes due to too many failed sign in attempts. She and Robertson were married the same year; however, the marriage was annulled six months later because Murphy claimed her husband did not want children. Failed to remove flower. Robertson's favourite among his own movies was The Gambler from Natchez (1954), in which he played the title role of a man on the track of three men who had killed his father. GREAT NEWS! Please reset your password. When Robertson was stationed in California, he had his photograph taken to send to his mother. Robertson's niece, Nancy Robertson, Now that I have the opportunity to see it all again, I do realize that a man like Dale Robertson was the real deal. In addition, to "Tales of Wells Fargo", he had featured roles in the series "Iron Horse" (1966 to 1968), "Dynasty" (1981), "Dallas" (1982) and "J.J. Starbuck" (1987 to 1988). In 1968, he succeeded Robert Taylor as the host of Death Valley Days, a role formerly held by Stanley Andrews and future U.S. President Ronald W. Reagan. Are you sure that you want to remove this flower? During World War II, he saw action in the European Theater while serving with the United States Army in a tank crew and as a combat engineer. Try again later. For memorials with more than one photo, additional photos will appear here or on the photos tab. Robertson continued to work in TV in the 1970s, and in the 1980s he landed roles in the popular night-time soap operas "Dallas" and "Dynasty." I watched him on television growing up here in KY. Becoming a Find a Grave member is fast, easy and FREE. Without ever having acted, or taken a lesson, Robertson made for Hollywood in 1946, but it took two years before he was given a few small roles at various studios, one as a lifeguard in The Girl from Jones Beach (1949). (Actually, Robertson already had a daughter by his first wife.). Photos of Dale Robertson - Find A Grave Memorial Actor. If you have questions, please contact

Share this memorial using social media sites or email. Enter a valid email address and a feedback message. During his experience, he was twice wounded for which he received the Purple Heart and both the Bronze and Silver Stars. If this was the opposite of his true character, then he was one hell of an actor. DALE ROBERTSON Born in 1923 to Melvin and Vervel Robertson in Harrah in Oklahoma County near Oklahoma City in central Oklahoma, Robertson worked as a professional boxer briefly before enrolling in the Oklahoma Military Academy in Claremore. He joked, “I am the tribe’s West Coast distributor.”. We do not have any photo volunteers within fifty miles of your requested photo location. In the Clarion Call episode from O Henry's Full House (1952), a giggling, snivelling crook, played by Richard Widmark, whom Robertson, a cop, has come to arrest, keeps calling him "the beeg man".

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