Merlin Olsen was a famous football player and an actor too. He started his career like football player since he was just a teenager.
Biography and Career:
He played in the team of his college and there he learned everything about football. He was very talented and all the people appreciated him.
Merlin was the best at football from his college. In 1961 he played in the East-West Shrine Game and there he made a very good job and a lot of furors. He played everywhere during his college and all the people from football wanted him in their team. After he finished his college Merlin received a lot of invitation to play in the most important and famous teams from Los Angeles and after a short time Merlin Olsen decided to sign with Los Angeles Rams.
He signed with that team f
or two years. From 1962 until 1976 he played like professional football played for Los Angeles Rams and became very famous because of his talent. With this team Merlin remained his entire career like football player and gained a lot of games and titles.
In 1976 Merlin renounced at his career like football player and started a big career like actor. He received many roles in famous movies and he demonstrated that in a talented and good actor.
Why is Merlin Olsen famous?
Merlin Olsen is famous because he was a talented and good football player. He played his entire career at the famous team Los Angeles Rams. Merlin is also famous because after he finished his career like football player he made a great career like actor too.
Why do we like Merlin Olsen?
We like Merlin Olsen because he was a great man. He had a great career like football player and after that like actor. He has a lot of fans all over the world and his movies are very appreciated by all the people from the entire world.
Name: Merlin Jay Olsen
Born place: Logan, Utah
Born date: September 15, 1940
Death place: Duarte, California
Death date: March 11, 2010
Cause of Death: Cancer Mesothelioma
Parents: The mother Lynn Jay and the father Merle Barrus Olsen
Brothers/Sisters: Had three brothers and five sisters: Colleen, Clark, Lorraine, Gwen, Phil, Winona, Ramona, and Orrin
Eye color: Brown
Hair color: Grey
Height: 6' 5" (196 cm)
Other names: Merlin Olsen
Spouse: Susan Wakley
Children: Three children: Kelly, Jill, and Nathan
Occupation: Football player, actor
Studies: Graduated Utah State University in 1962
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