Sandahl Bergman was born on 14th November, 1951 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. She has one daughter called Tristen. Sandahl Bergman nearly lost a finger while filming a fight scene in Conan the Barbarian (1982). She was an instructor for the FIRM series of exercise workout videos in the 1980s. She did all her own stunts in Conan the Barbarian (1982) because no stunt women could be found who matched her size.