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John Wesley Donaldson

  • Birth 20 Feb 1892 Glasgow, Howard County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 12 Apr 1970 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Section 7, Lot 1, Row 17, Grave 97
  • Memorial ID 9517683

Negro League Baseball Player. One of the top lefthanders in Negro League history, he threw three consecutive no-hitters in 1913. He played for the Tennessee Rats, All Nations, Gilkerson's Union Giants, Chicago Giants, Indianapolis ABCs, Brooklyn Royal Giants, New York Lincoln Giants, Detroit Stars, Kansas City Monarchs, John Donaldson All-Stars, Bertha Fisherman, Lismore Gophers, Melrose Legion All-Stars, Saint Cloud Saints, and Moose Jaw Canada.

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  • Originally Created by: Graveaddiction
  • Added: 25 Sep 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9517683
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Wesley Donaldson (20 Feb 1892–12 Apr 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9517683, citing Burr Oak Cemetery, Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .