Brigham Young University Athletic Hall of Fame 1976
Date of Birth: January 31, 1921, in Provo, Utah
Date of Death: February 9, 2014, in Alhambra, California (93 years old)
Dignity Memorial - Published 02/09/14
Did you know?
During World War II, Lieutenant Nilsen served in the United States
Navy. He received the Purple Heart after being wounded in the D-Day
invasion of Normandy.
1947 Detroit Lions (NFL)
Brigham Young University (BYU)