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Ray Nitschke (1936–1998)


Ray Nitschke was born in Elmwood Park, Illinois. His Father passed away when he was 3, and his Mother passed away when he was 13. He grew up a Chicago Bears fan, but quickly learn to hate them after being drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the third round of 1958. He played for 15 seasons before retiring in 1972. See full bio »

Died:

(age 61) in Venice, Florida, USA

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Known For

The Longest Yard Bogdanski
(1974)
Head Private One
(1968)
NFL Monday Night Football Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
(1971)

Filmography

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 1974 The Longest Yard
Bogdanski
 1968 Head
Private One
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 1995 Super Bowl XXIX (TV Special)
Self
 1971 NFL Monday Night Football (TV Series)
Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
- Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers (1971) ... Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
 1960-1970 The NFL on CBS (TV Series)
Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
- Green Bay Packers vs. Dallas Cowboys (1970) ... Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
- Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings (1970) ... Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
- Los Angeles Rams vs. Green Bay Packers (1970) ... Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
- Minnesota Vikings vs. Green Bay Packers (1970) ... Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
- Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers (1970) ... Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
 1968 AFL-NFL World Championship Game (TV Special)
Self - Green Bay Packers Middle Linebacker
 1967 1967 NFL Championship Game (TV Special)
Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
 1967 AFL-NFL World Championship Game (TV Special)
Self - Green Bay Packers Middle Linebacker
 1967 1966 NFL Championship Game (TV Special)
Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
 1966 1965 NFL Championship Game (TV Special)
Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
 1965 1965 East-West Pro Bowl (TV Special)
Self - Western Conference Linebacker
 1962 1962 NFL Championship Game (TV Special)
Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
 1962 What's My Line? (TV Series)
Self - Contestant
- Ray Nitschke & Vaughn Meader (1962) ... Self - Contestant (as Raymond Nitschke)
 1961 1961 NFL Championship Game (TV Special)
Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
 1960 1960 NFL Championship Game (TV Special)
Self - Green Bay Packers Linebacker
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Print ads for Miller Brewing Company's Lite Beer alongside the entire roster of Lite Beer All-Stars spokespeople; "The First Lite Beer Camping Trip". See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Raymond Nitschke

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)

Spouse:

Jackie Forchette  (her death)  (3 children)
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Trivia:

Biography in: "American National Biography". Supplement 1, pp. 448-449. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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