Gertrude Dunn

 

 

Age: 72

 

Summary: baseball player for the All American Girls Professional Baseball League where she played on the teams the Battle Creek Belles and the South Bend Blue Sox, the league made famous by the movie A League of Their Own, who was named Rookie of the Year in 1952, who also was an avid field hockey player and coach and was named to the U.S. Field Hockey Hall of Fame in 1988.

 

 

Cause of Death: Airplane accident

 

Born: September 30, 1932

 

Died: October 6, 2004

 

Location: Avondale, Pennsylvania