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Leo Nomellini
Birth: Jun. 19, 1924
Death: Oct. 17, 2000

Hall of Fame Professional Football Player. Born in Lucca, Italy, he was a two time All-American (1948-49) offensive lineman for the University of Minnesota, when he became a NFL first draft choice for the San Francisco 49ers in 1950. For fourteen seasons, he played for the San Francisco 49ers (1950-63), appeared in 174 straight regular-season games, including 10 Pro Bowl games, for a total of 266 pro contest appearances. During several off-seasons, he also starred as a professional wrestler and was enshrined to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1969. He died at age 76 in Stanford, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Complications from a stroke
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Record added: Oct 20, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 13118
Leo Nomellini
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Leo Nomellini
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Leo Nomellini
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