|Birth: ||Aug. 18, 1930|
|Death: ||Dec. 5, 1979|
Los Angeles County
Jesse Pearson was a singer and actor. He was tall, handsome and had that smooth sounding southern voice.
He appeared with Ann Margaret, Janet Leigh and Dick Van Dyke, in the movie "Bye Bye Birdie". As the pop singer appearing in small town USA, and takes a liking to Ann Margaret playing the part as the teen fan.
Jesse appeared in movies, television shows and on records.
His television shows included Andy Griffith, McHales Navy, Death Valley, Beverly Hillbillys,some westerns and a stage performance as himself on the The Ed Sullivan Show".
Jesse also narrated Rod McKuens LP called The Sea and Sea Trilogy, with the San Sebastian Springs String in 1966.
Jesse died of cancer in 1979 at the age of fourty-nine years old.
Rod McKuen stated in an interview about Jesse, " Jesse Pearson was a very talented man and deserved a much longer and bigger career then he had".
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Created by: Sissy
Record added: Aug 01, 2010
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