Edmund B. Fitzgerald

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: businessman who had helped to bring Major League Baseball back to Milwaukee, Wisconsin but who was better known for his family connection to one of America's most famous shipwrecks when all 29 sailors on the freighter Edmund Fitzgerald (named after his father) drowned in a storm on Lake Superior on Nov. 10, 1975.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: February 5, 1926

 

Died: August 28, 2013

 

Location: Nashville, Tennessee