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Arthur Joseph Rooney, Sr.

Also Known As: "Art Rooney"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: South Versailles, Allegheny, PA, USA
Death: Died in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Daniel M. Rooney and Margaret A. Rooney
Husband of Kathleen McNulty
Father of Dan Rooney; Arthur Joseph Rooney, II; Tim Rooney; <private> Rooney; <private> Rooney and 1 other

Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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About Art Rooney

Arthur Joseph "Art" Rooney, Sr. (January 27, 1901 – August 25, 1988), often referred to as "The Chief", was the founding owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers American football franchise in the National Football League.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Rooney -------------------- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Rooney

Arthur Joseph "Art" Rooney, Sr. (January 27, 1901 – August 25, 1988), often referred to as "The Chief", was the founding owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers American football franchise in the National Football League from 1933 until his death, a member of the NFL Hall of Fame since 1964, an Olympic qualifying boxer and part or whole owner in several track sport venues and Pittsburgh area pro-teams. Rooney was The 1st president of the Pittsburgh Steelers (1933-1974) and 1st chairman of the Pittsburgh Steelers (1933-1988)

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Art Rooney's Timeline

1901
January 27, 1901
South Versailles, Allegheny, PA, USA
1932
July 20, 1932
Age 31
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA, USA
1952
September 14, 1952
Age 51
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA, USA
1988
August 25, 1988
Age 87
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA, USA
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