Monday, February 5, 2018

Benny Selzer

Benjamin A. Selzer

August 29, 1912
Passaic, NJ

July 24, 1993
Passaic, NJ

1928-29 Passaic High School - New Jersey (High School)
1929-30 Passaic High School - New Jersey (High School)
1932-33 University of Iowa (College)
1933-34 University of Iowa (College)
1934-35 Tulsa Oilers (AAU)
1935-36 Passaic Reds (ABL)

Born in Passaic to Romanian immigrants Samuel and Tillie Selzer, Benny graduated from Passaic HS and headed to midwest to play college ball at Iowa. He would play with the Tulsa Oilers before returning home to play with the Passaic Reds of the ABL. He would play some independent basketball around the Passaic area afterwards.

Benny married Lilyan Nathan (1919-2000) in 1949.



No comments:

Post a Comment