- Born in a town of only 40 people.
- Served in the Navy during World War II and was wounded at Guadalcanal.
- Played drums in a dance band in college.
- Worked in Oklahoma oil fields and on Texas shrimping boats before becoming an actor.
- Was working at an aircraft plant in L.A. when he landed his first acting role.
- David Pyle — Son
- Tony Pyle — Son
- Willie Pyle — Brother
- Tippy Pyle — Wife
- Marilee Carpenter Pyle — Ex-wife
- Attended Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
Season 3, Episode 31
- Birth Name: Denver Dell Pyle
- Birth Place: Bethune, CO
- Birthday: May 11, 1920, Taurus
- Died: December 25, 1997
- Profession: Actor