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DeadBorn: 9/2/1927 in Fairfield, Iowa, USA
Cause of death: leukemia
Full name: Leland Milo Hamilton
Noted For: baseball announcer; Chicago Cubs (1955-57, 1980-84), Chicago White Sox (1961-65), Atlanta Braves (1966-75), Pittsburgh Pirates (1976-79), and Houston Astros (1985-2012). Received the Baseball Hall of Fame's Ford C. Frick Award for broadcasters (1992).
Quotation: "Holy Toledo, what a play!"
Also see this person's photo entry in our Dead or Alive Data Base.