Watch Leonard Nimoy's Screen Debut From 1951

02/27/2015 01:03 pm ET | Updated Feb 27, 2015

Leonard Nimoy, who died on Friday at the age of 83, will be forever remembered for his role as Mr. Spock in the "Star Trek" franchise. But Nimoy had a lengthy career before becoming the Earth's most quotable Vulcan, appearing on such television series as "Wagon Train," "Bonanza" and "Sea Hunt" throughout the 1950s and 1960s. His screen debut, meanwhile, came in 1951's "Queen for a Day," the film adaptation of a popular radio and television game show. In one of the film's segments, Nimoy plays a football player:

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