Leo Nomellini

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Birth Name: Leo Joseph Nomellini

Occupation: Football Player

Place Of Birth: Italy

Date Of Birth: June 19, 1924

Date Of Death: October 17, 2000

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Leo Nomellini was born on the 19th of June, 1924. He was famous for being a Football Player. Hall of Fame defensive tackle who became the first-ever draft pick of the San Francisco 49ers in 1950. He played in every 49ers game for 14 years and was eventually selected to the NFL’s 50th Anniversary All-Time Team.

Leo Nomellini was born in Italy. He served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II. He later attended the University of Minnesota on a football scholarship and became a two-time All-American. In the offseason, he wrestled professionally under the ring name Leo “The Lion” Nomellini.

Leo Nomellini was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Leo Nomellini was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Leo Joseph Nomellini is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Leo’s Leo Joseph Nomellini attended Minnesota.


Leo Nomellini’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Leo Nomellini’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Leo Nomellini kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Leo Nomellini was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Leo Joseph Nomellini
RELIGION: Christian
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Leo Nomellini was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Leo Nomellini was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Leo Nomellini had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Leo Nomellini’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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