Jim Fanning


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Jim Fanning

Jim Fanning Death

William passed away on April 25, 2015 at the age of 87.

Jim Fanning death quick facts:
  • When did Jim Fanning die?

    April 25, 2015
  • How old was Jim Fanning when died?


Jim Fanning Birthday and Date of Death

Jim Fanning was born on September 14, 1927 and died on April 25, 2015. William was 87 years old at the time of death.

Birthday: September 14, 1927
Date of Death: April 25, 2015
Age at Death: 87

Jim Fanning - Biography

William James Fanning (September 14, 1927 – April 25, 2015) was an American-Canadian catcher, manager and front office executive in Major League Baseball. Often called "Gentleman Jim", Fanning was the first general manager of the Montreal Expos of the National League (appointed in August 1968), and served the Expos in a number of capacities for almost 25 years. As their field manager in 1981, he guided Montreal into the playoffs for the only time in the 36-year history of the franchise.