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Michael Joseph "Turkey Mike" Donlin
Birth: May 30, 1878
Death: Sep. 24, 1933

Major League Baseball Player. Known as "Turkey Mike" because of his unique strut. He played on seven teams in a 12-year career, mostly in the National League, from 1899 to 1914. Was a teammate of Christ Mathewson on the Giants. He acrued a lifetime batting average of .303. Was married to stage actress Mabel Hite, untill her death from cancer in 1912. After his baseball career was over, he went to Hollywood and acted in 46 movies over a 23 year career. (bio by: Frank Russo) 
 
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  Mabel Hite Donlin (1883 - 1912)*
  Rita Ross Donlin (1887 - 1979)*
 
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Cause of death: Heart Attack
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
West Long Branch
Monmouth County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Cremated, Section 8, Lot 10-A (In The Fenton Plot)
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 23, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 19727
Michael Joseph Turkey Mike Donlin
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Michael Joseph Turkey Mike Donlin
Added by: Frank Russo
 
Michael Joseph Turkey Mike Donlin
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