Bill Fagerbakke

LOS ANGELES – OCT 24: Bill Fagerbakke arrives for the 2017 Princess Grace Awards Gala Kick-Off on October 24, 2017 in Hollywood, CA, photo by DFree/

Birth Name: William Mark Fagerbakke

Place of Birth: Fontana, San Bernardino, California, United States

Date of Birth: October 4, 1957

Ethnicity: Norwegian

Bill Fagerbakke is an American actor and voice actor. He is known for voicing Patrick Star in the world of SpongeBob SquarePants, and for his roles on the sitcoms Coach as Dauber and How I Met Your Mother.

Bill was raised in Rupert, Idaho. He has two children with his wife, actress Catherine McClenahan.

Bill’s paternal grandfather was named Nels Fagerbakke. Nels was born in Norway.

Bill’s paternal grandmother was named Thora Thorkildson. Thora was born in Norway.

Bill’s maternal grandfather was named George Jacobson/Jacobsen. George was born in Illinois, to Norwegian parents.

Bill’s maternal grandmother was Clara Clemetson (the daughter of Even Clemetson and Ingeborg Pederson). Clara was born in Minnesota, to Norwegian parents.

Source: Birth record of Bill Fagerbakke –

1 Response

  1. Dannon says:

    His maternal grandmothers maiden name was Clemetson and she was the daughter of Even Clemetson and Ingeborg Pederson

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