Thomas D'Alesandro III

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Thomas D'Alesandro III
Thomas L. J. D'Alesandro III in 2011
43rd Mayor of Baltimore
In office
January 1, 1967 – January 1, 1971
Preceded byTheodore R. McKeldin
Succeeded byWilliam Donald Schaefer
Personal details
Thomas Ludwig John D'Alesandro III

(1929-07-24)July 24, 1929
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
DiedOctober 20, 2019(2019-10-20) (aged 90)
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
RelationsThomas D'Alesandro Jr. (father)
Nancy Pelosi (sister)

Thomas Ludwig John D'Alesandro III (July 24, 1929 – October 20, 2019) was an American attorney and politician. He was Mayor of Baltimore, Maryland from 1967 to 1971.[1]

He was the brother of Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi,[2] and son of former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro Jr., who served from 1947 to 1959.[1]

D'Alesandro III died at his home in Baltimore from stroke-related problems on October 20, 2019 at the age of 90.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Biographical Dictionary of American Mayors, 1820–1980. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. 1981. as reprinted in "Thomas J. D'Alesandro, III: Mayor of Baltimore 1967–71". Maryland State Archives. Retrieved December 29, 2010.
  2. "About Rep. Pelosi". Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi official website. Archived from the original on June 1, 2011. Retrieved December 20, 2011.
  3. Broadwater, Jean Marbella, Luke. "Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas 'Young Tommy' D'Alesandro III dies at 90". Retrieved October 20, 2019.