Profession: NFL Legend
Why Famous: A fierce competitor, he was the heart of the great Packers defense of the 1960s. He was the first defensive player from the Packers’ dynasty years to be elected to the Hall of Fame.
- 1961-06-26 NFL Middle Linebacker Ray Nitschke (24) weds Jackie Forchette
- 1962-12-30 National Football League Championship, Yankee Stadium, NYC: Green Bay Packers beat NY Giants, 16-7; MVP: Ray Nitschke, Green Bay, LB