Daniel Farrell Reeves

Daniel Farrell Reeves

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 15 Apr 1971 (aged 58)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Hawthorne, Westchester County, New York, USA
Plot Section 11, Reeves Mausoleum
Memorial ID 34670918 · View Source
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Sports Magnate. He was the owner of the Cleveland/Los Angeles Rams of the NFL from 1941 until his death. Reeves helped open the US West Coast to professional sports when he moved his Rams from Cleveland to Los Angeles in 1946. He became the first post-WWII NFL owner to sign an African-American in 1946 when he signed Kenny Washington.

Bio by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
  • Added: 10 Mar 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 34670918
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Daniel Farrell Reeves (30 Jun 1912–15 Apr 1971), Find a Grave Memorial no. 34670918, citing Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .