Nelson Levering

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Name: Nelson Levering
Alias: Jimmy Bartlett
Birth Name: Nelson B. Levering
Born: 1926-09-20
Died: 2005-02-28 (Age:78)
Hometown: Wichita, Kansas, USA
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  • 1947 Nebraska Golden Gloves Champion at 147 pounds. His son Levi, won the same title in 1972 and 1973 at 139 pounds.
  • Inductee into the Haskell University Hall of Fame, a Native American college.
  • Was part Shoshone (Idaho) and part Omaha.
  • His niece Amber DeLuca, has particpated on the syndicated television show, "American Gladiators."