Dehl Berti Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Komal Sinha
Feb 08, 2024 By Komal Sinha
Originally Published on Feb 09, 2023
Edited by Archita Chaplot
Fact-checked by Archita Chaplot
Dehl Berti's birth name was Dehl Franke Berti.
Age: 1-99
Read time: 3.2 Min

About Dehl Berti

Dehl Berti was an American actor, Chiricahua Apache, and stage director.

He often appeared as Native American in television shows and films. Dehl rose to fame with his role in the American TV show 'Paradise.'

Some of his notable performances include his roles in TV shows 'Saved By The Bell' and 'Wolfen.' He died due to heart failure caused by pneumonic asphyxia. His zodiac sign was Capricorn, and his birthplace was Pueblo, Colorado, USA.

Dehl Berti Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What was Dehl Berti’s net worth?

Dehl Berti had an estimated net worth of around $100,000-1 million. He had amassed a massive net worth through his successful acting career.

How much did Dehl Berti earn per year?

There is no information available about Dehl Berti's annual income.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall was Dehl Berti?

Dehl Berti was 5 ft 9 in (175.26 cm) tall.

How old was Dehl Berti?

Dehl Berti's birthday was on January 17, 1921. He died on November 26, 1991, at the age of 70.

Childhood And Education

Dehl Berti was born in Pueblo, Colorado, USA, on January 17, 1921. He moved to Los Angeles, California, to pursue his career. He studied at Los Angeles City College. Dehl started writing for radio while pursuing his education. Dehl eventually moved to New York City and started acting in Broadway stage productions of 'Thank You,' 'Svoboda,' 'Richard III' and 'The Strong Are Lonely.'

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who was Dehl Berti’s partner?

Dehl Berti married Francis Cummins Collins. They got divorced in 1962 due to incompatibility issues. He later married Lynette Clarke in 1974. The couple got divorced in 1980. He was also in an Unregistered marital relationship with Zarina Arbas. He had three children named Thane Berti, Derya Arbas, and Sanh Berti. His son Derya Abas passed away in 2018. 

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Dehl Berti was an American actor, stage director, and Chiricahua Apache. Due to his muscular body and shorter height, he bagged a role in the television movie 'Apache Warrior.' This American Western film was written by Kurt Neumann, Carroll Young, and Eric Norden and directed by Elmo Williams. Dehl appeared as Chikisin in the movie. He has worked with famous artists like Maslek, Kimdir, and others. This talented actor also made guest appearances on many television programs, including 'Bonanza,' 'Gunsmoke' and 'Bat Masterson.' In 1960 Dehl essayed the role of Joe Maybe on the American Western television series 'Cheyenne' in 'The Long Rope episode.'

In 1963, this renowned actor appeared as Little Buffalo in 'The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters.' He was seen in the episode 'The Day of the Flying Dutchman.' In 1982, he also costarred as One Feather on the drama series 'Born to the Wind.' He was also the voice of Chief Joseph in The American Adventure at Walt Disney World's Center in Florida. His final appearance was on an episode of the sitcom, 'Saved by the Bell.' The series premiered on August 20, 1989, targeting teens and kids. The show follows high school friends and their principal at Bayside High School. This phenomenal actor was also seen in the 'Ancient Echoes' episode of the CBS television series 'Simon and Simon.' 'Simon and Simon' is a crime drama television series broadcast on CBS.

Dehl Berti’s Hobbies And Interests

Dehl Berti loved watching movies and listening to songs. He also loved traveling to new places.

Other Interesting Dehl Berti Facts And Trivia

  • Dehl Berti worked in superhit films like 'Laguna Heat' (1987); 'Invasion USA' (1985); 'Bullies' (1986), 'Second Thoughts' (1983), and 'Wolfen' (1981).
  • Dehl Berti was born in Pueblo, Colorado, USA.
  • He also appeared as Harry Fox in 'Sweet Hostage,' John Eagle in 'Invasion USA,' Joe, Gang Member in 'Undersea Girl,' Pharaoh's Manservant in 'The Ten Commandments,' and Col. Jason in 'Under File.'
  • He also acted in Broadway stage productions of 'Thank You,' 'Svoboda,' 'Richard III,' and 'The Strong Are Lonely.'
  • Dehl looked like a typical Apache ethnicity face with brown eyes and hair.

We would love your help! If you have a photo of Dehl Berti, either of them alone or a selfie that you would be happy to share, please send it to
If you have knowledge or information that you think would help us improve this article, please contact us.

Dehl Berti Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Date of Birth


Date of Death




Place of Birth



175 cm

Child Star?


Net Worth

We Want Your Photos!
We Want Your Photos!

We Want Your Photos!

Do you have a photo you are happy to share that would improve this article?
Email your photos

More for You


See All

Written by Komal Sinha

Bachelor of Journalism specializing in Mass Communication and Media Studies

Komal Sinha picture

Komal SinhaBachelor of Journalism specializing in Mass Communication and Media Studies

A Journalism graduate from Amity University, Komal brings a wealth of experience in writing for diverse businesses across a range of subjects, including beauty and technology. In addition to her writing expertise, she has received training as a flight attendant. Outside of her professional pursuits, Komal nurtures a passion for amateur dramatics, further fueling her creativity and expressive abilities.

Read full bio >
Read the DisclaimerFact Correction