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DeForest Kelley

DeForest Kelley Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1920
Place of Birth Toccoa, Georgia
Death day June 11, 1999 (79 years old)
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
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DeForest Kelley

Jackson DeForest Kelley, known by his colleagues as "Dee", is an American actor, screenwriter, poet and singer best known for his Western roles and as Dr. Leonard "Bones. "McCoy of USS Enterprise in the movie and TV series Star Trek.

Born Jackson DeForest Kelley, January 20, 1920, Toccoa, Georgia, U.S.
Died June 11, 1999, Woodland Hills, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1947–1998
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About DeForest Kelley

Played the role of Dr. McCoy on the original Star Trek series after beginning his career with roles in the films Fear in the Night and Variety Girl.

DeForest Kelley before fame

He discovered his love for singing at a young age and performed on local radio stations.

Achievement of DeForest Kelley

His popular catchphrase on Star Trek was "Dammit Jim, I'm a doctor!"

DeForest Kelley family life

He married Carolyn Dowling in 1945.

Associations of DeForest Kelley

He is recognized for his role on the TV series Star Trek, which was created by Gene Roddenberry.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About DeForest Kelley

  • Employee of the first cinema unit
  • Male actor from Atlanta
  • Male actor from Georgia (US state)
  • Baptists of the 20th century
  • Western television actor (genre)
  • Western movie actor (genre)
  • United States Air Force soldiers

Latest information about DeForest Kelley updated on June 14 2021.