Faye Dancer

 

 

Age: 77

 

Summary: professional baseball outfield player considered as one of the greatest stars of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League during the 1940's who was nicknamed "All The Way Faye" and became the inspiration for "All The Way Mae" Mordabito, the character played by Madonna in the 1992 film A League of Their Own, who was the first woman in the women's baseball league to hit two home runs in a game and whose spikes and gloves are on display at the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from cancer surgery

 

Born: April 24, 1925

 

Died: May 22, 2002

 

Location: Los Angeles, California