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Bellamy, Walt

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Personal name headingBellamy, Walt
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Variant(s)Bellamy, Walter
Bellemy, Walt
Bellamy, Walter Jones
LocatedAtlanta (Ga.)
Birth date19390724
Death date20131102
Place of birthNew Bern (N.C.)
Field of activityBasketball
AffiliationNew Orleans Jazz (Basketball team)
Atlanta Hawks (Basketball team)
Detroit Pistons (Basketball team)
New York Knickerbockers (Basketball team)
Baltimore Bullets (Basketball team)
Chicago Zephyrs (Basketball team)
Chicago Packers (Basketball team)
Profession or occupationCenters (Basketball)
Found inThomas, R.L. Walt Bellemy [sic], the saturnine center, c1985: t.p. (Walt Bellemy) p. 34, etc. (Walter Bellemy; NBA basketball player)
Hickock, R. New encycl. of sports, c1977: p. 94 (Walt Bellamy, Chicago)
New York times (online), viewed Nov. 5, 2013 (in obituary published Nov. 3: Walt Bellamy; b. Walter Jones Bellamy, July 24, 1939, New Bern, N.C.; d. Saturday [Nov. 2, 2013], aged 74; lived in the Atlanta area; Hall of Fame center who was among the leading N.B.A. scorers and rebounders of his time but who was remembered as well for being traded away by the Knicks for Dave DeBusschere in a final step toward their first championship season)