Tracy Nelson

The name Tracy Nelson is not a name that would be unknown to many. She has many followers and fans who are awe-struck by her work or motivated by her determination. She is a lady made out of the fire, fighting many life battles. Let’s explore the life of the great lady Tracy Nelson.

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Biography and Early Life

Tracy Kristine Nelson was born on 25 October 1963 in Santa Monica, California, the US, to Ricky Nelson and Kristin Nelson. Her father was a musician, and her mother is an actress and a painter. She is the oldest of her three siblings, Matthew Nelson, Gunnar Nelson, and Sam Nelson.

Matthew and Gunnar Nelson have a rock group named Nelson. She comes from a family full of artists, starting from her parents to her grandparents and great-grandparents. Her great-grandparents were vaudeville performers. Mark Harmon and Kelly Harmon are siblings of Tracy’s mother.

Since she was born in a family in the entertainment industry, naturally, she was inclined towards acting, dancing, etc.. Still, she managed to create an identity of her own without her parent’s or family’s back support.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Tracy Nelson in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Tracy Nelson’s age is 57 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 25 October 1963. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 167 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 123 lbs in Pound and 56kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blonde and hair color is Hazel.


Tracy attended The Buckley School, where she completed her schooling and later went to The Westlake School for Girls, present-day Harvard-Westlake School. Then she went to New York and attended Brad College, where she studied dance and European history. She was an average student but she was good in her extra-curricular activities. She identified her interest during her childhood itself and worked hard to achieve the position. At the age of 17, she learned ballet dance.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Tracy was married to actor William R. Moses in 1987. She gave birth a daughter whom they named Remington Elizabeth Moses, who is now a great actress. Unfortunately, their married life was not long-lived as they got separated after being together for ten years, in 1997. She then started dating Chris Clark in 2001, and together they have a son Elijah Nelson Clark. But this relationship was also a failure as they separated after dating for just one year in 2002.

She was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2005 as a result of trauma from radiation from the chemotherapy treatment of stage 2 Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Five years after recovering from thyroid cancer, she was again diagnosed with breast cancer.

Luckily she was able to defeat cancer all three times. But her fight with cancer motivated her to invest her time in the welfare of cancer patients, and she received the “Lifesaver award” and “Jill Ireland Award” for her active participation.

Is Tracy Nelson Lesbian?

As far as the sexual orientation of Tracy is concerned, she is straight. Her sexuality was always open as she had been married twice and has two children. She was never even rumored for being lesbian, neither the question of her sexual orientation ever surfaced. She is a firm supporter of the LGBTQ+ community and also works for their welfare.

Professional Career

Tracy was screened in movies at the tender age of three months through a TV show of her grandparents. Later, when she was four, she played her first role as one of the daughters of Henry Fonda and Lucille Ball’s ‘Yours, Mine and Ours.’ Her biggest hit was from the TV series ‘The Father Dowling Mysteries,’ where she was starred as Stephanie’s sister.

She has also appeared as a guest in various TV series such as Family Ties, Murphy Brown, the Nanny, 7thHeaven, etc. She also made her appearance in multiple shows such as Aaron Spelling’s Glitter, A League of Their Own. She has also written a book named “The Nelson,” which is a script about her family.


Tracy Nelson is a great artist who has played various roles in various movies, TV shows, Television films, and many short films. But she didn’t receive many awards for her hard work. Yet, she keeps acting and is still active in the field. She received the “Lifesaver Award” from The Lymphoma Research Foundation of America for being involved in cancer research advocacy.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Tracy Nelson in 2021

As of 2021, Tracy has a net worth of $3 million. Her major source of income is derived from her acting career. Apart from acting, she also earns through dancing and writing. She has appeared in various movies and has given many memorable characters.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Tracy underwent three types of cancer (breast cancer, thyroid cancer, and Hodgkin’s lymphoma) and survived all of them.

After the death of her father, there was a legal battle for the custody of her youngest brother between her mother and uncle.

Tracy is a strong woman who fought many battles in her life, from facing unstable marriages to fighting cancer. Yet, she stands strong and continues to serve in the entertainment industry without giving up. She is a lady who does everything without expecting anything in return. All her qualities made her a role model for many.


Facts of Tracy Kristine Nelson

  • Gender Female
  • full nameTracy Kristine Nelson
  • birthplaceSanta Monica California, US
  • Date of Birth October 25, 1963
  • Age 60 years 8 months
  • Horoscope Scorpio
  • Lucky Number 9
  • Lucky Stone Garnet
  • Lucky Color Purple
  • Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
  • nationalityUS
  • religionChristianity
  • net worth$3 million
  • professionActress
  • weightIn Kilograms – 56 Kg, In Pounds – 123 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 167 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
  • hair colorHazel
  • eye colorBlonde
  • high schoolThe Buckley School,  The Westlake School for Girls

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