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Leslie William Nielsen

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Birthplace: Regina, SK (Saskatchewan), Canada
Death: Died in Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
Place of Burial: Fort Lauderdale, FL USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Ingvard Eversen Nielsen and Mabel Elizabeth Davis
Husband of <private> Earl; <private> Ullman; <private> Oliver and <private> Boyar
Father of <private> Nielsen Disney and <private> Nielsen Kapel
Brother of Erik Hersholt Nielsen, also named as "Yukon Erik"
Half brother of <private> Nielsen

Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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About Leslie William Nielsen

Leslie William Nielsen, OC (11 February 1926 – 28 November 2010) was a Canadian and naturalized American actor and comedian. Nielsen appeared in more than one hundred films and 1,500 television programs over the span of his career, portraying more than 220 characters. Born in Regina, Saskatchewan, Nielsen enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force and worked as a disc jockey before receiving a scholarship to Neighborhood Playhouse. Making his television debut in 1948, he quickly expanded to over 50 television appearances two years later. Nielsen made his film debut in 1956, and began collecting roles in dramas, westerns, and romance films from the 1950s to the 1970s.

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Leslie William Nielsen's Timeline

1926
February 11, 1926
Regina, SK (Saskatchewan), Canada
2010
November 28, 2010
Age 84
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
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Fort Lauderdale, FL USA