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Phil Robertson Biography

Birth Name:
Phil Alexander Robertson
Birth Place:
Vivian, Louisiana, United States
Reality cast member, hunter, businessman

Fast Facts

  • The fifth child of seven siblings
  • Attended college on a football scholarship where he played as a quaterback and was teammates with Terry Bradshaw
  • Declined an offer to play professional football for the Washington Redskins because it interfered with his hunting
  • Worked as a teacher and coach for several years
  • In 1972, created the first Duck Commander call
  • Author of the book Happy, Happy Happy and co-author of Duck Commander Faith and Family Bible
  • Founder of Duck Commander


  • Silas Merritt Robertson -- Brother
  • James Robertson -- Father
  • Merritt (née Hale) Robertson -- Mother
  • Alan Robertson -- Son
  • Jason Silas Robertson -- Son
  • Jeptha Robertson -- Son
  • Willie Jess Robertson -- Son
  • Marsha Kay Carroway Robertson -- Wife