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Good Night, David Nelson

(Oct 24 1936 – Jan 11, 2011) David Nelson, oldest son of Ozzie and Harriet Nelson, and last surviving member of the radio and television family, lost his battle with colon cancer on Jan 11, 2011. Band leader husband Ozzie … Continue reading

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Young Ricky Nelson appears makes his first radio appearance on Ozzie & Harriet, 2-20-1949

Today in 1949, the future teen singing idol, Ricky Nelson, first performed on his parents’ radio show, Ozzie & Harriet.  This is his premier episode: [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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