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Nels P. Nelson (1918–1994)

Nels P. Nelson was born on November 24, 1918 in Superior, Wisconsin, USA. He is known for his work on We're Off to See the Munchkins (1993), The Court Jester (1955) and Bonanza (1959). He was married to Mildred. He died on May 2, 1994 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1970 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
General Partridge
- Sunshine Patriots (1970) ... General Partridge (as Nels Nelson)
 1963 Bonanza (TV Series)
- Hoss and the Leprechauns (1963) ... Bobby (as Nels Nelson)
 1960 Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Midget Policeman
- A Nice Place to Visit (1960) ... Midget Policeman (uncredited)
 1955 The Court Jester
One of Hermine's Midgets (uncredited)
 1944 Lady in the Dark
Scissors Clown, Midget (uncredited)
 1940 Sporting Blood
Jockey (uncredited)
 1940 Ski Patrol
Finnish Camp Cook (uncredited)
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 1949 Outcasts of the Trail (stunt double: Tommy Ivo - uncredited)
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 1994 I Married a Munchkin (Documentary short)
Himself (uncredited)
 1993 We're Off to See the Munchkins (Video documentary) (as Nels Nelson)

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4' 3" (1.3 m)

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