December 10, 1928, DeKalb, Texas
Died: May 13, 1972 (age 43), Los Angeles, California
Dan Blocker was an American actor best remembered for his role as
Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright in the TV western blockbuster Bonanza.
Blocker was born in De Kalb in East Texas, the son of Ora Shack
Blocker & Mary Davis Blocker. His family moved to O'Donnell located
in both Lynn and Dawson counties near Lubbock in west Texas soon after
Where is Dan Blocker buried?
Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County,
- Woodmen Cemetery, De Kalb, Texas
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles,