American actress, painter
Kris and Rick Nelson in 1964.
Sharon Kristin Harmon
25 June 1945
|Died||27 April 2018(aged 72)|
|Other names||Kristin Nelson Tinker|
|Occupation||Actress, painter, author|
(m. 1963; div. 1982)
(m. 1988; div. 2000)
|Children||Tracy Nelson (daughter)|
Matthew Nelson (son)
Gunnar Nelson (son)
Sam Nelson (son)
|Parent(s)||Tom Harmon (1919–1990)|
Elyse Knox (1917–2012)
|Relatives||Mark Harmon (brother)|
Kelly Harmon (sister)
Pam Dawber (sister-in-law)
In 1988, she married Mark Tinker, who encouraged her to paint. Her brightly colored primitives found favor with Jacqueline Kennedy and Mia Farrow, among other celebrities, and they form the basis of her coffee-table autobiography Out of My Mind.
- Nash, Eric P. "Books in Brief: Nonfiction; California Dreamin' ", The New York Times, November 16, 1997; retrieved February 24, 2010.
- "Tracy Kristine Nelson". www.facebook.com.
- "Inside the Tragic Downfall of Kristin Harmon: Mark Harmon's Late Sister and Former Member of TV Royalty". PEOPLE.com.