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 Walter Francis O'Malley

Walter Francis O'Malley

Birth
Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Death 9 Aug 1979 (aged 75)
Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section P, Lot 526, Grave 5
Memorial ID 5262 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Team Owner. He owned the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers Major League baseball team from 1950 to 1979, and was responsible from moving the team from New York City, New York to Los Angeles, California in 1958. Despite being vilified for the move, his actions opened up the west coast of the United States to major league franchises.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 29 Apr 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5262
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Walter Francis O'Malley (9 Oct 1903–9 Aug 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5262, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .