(Salt Lake City, Utah, 1925 - 2015, Salt Lake City, Utah)
Fairbanks was born in Salt Lake City Utah in 1925. He attended both the University of Utah and Brigham Young University. He was a veteran of World War II, and Married his wife, Myrna Jespersen in 1949. He was a renowned sculptor, creating works from all over the world. He had a great love for the beauties of life and shared this love with his family through his art.