|Avron B. Fogelman|
March 1, 1940|
Memphis, Tennessee, USA
|Alma mater||Tulane University
University of Memphis School of Law
Avron B. Fogelman (born March 1, 1940 in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American businessman and real estate developer. He was a former part owner of the Major League Baseball's Kansas City Royals as well as several Memphis-based sports teams.
Fogelman was born to Morris and Mollye Fogelman. He attended Memphis City public schools and graduated from Central High School in 1958. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Tulane University and earned a law degree from the University of Memphis School of Law. While a student at Tulane, Fogelman was a member of the Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity.
He was a former part owner of the Kansas City Royals from 1983 to 1991. He also owned the Memphis Chicks, a minor league baseball team, as well as the Memphis Rogues, a professional soccer team, and the Memphis Tams, an American Basketball Association team.
In 1987, Fogelman received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Memphis.
- Jim Masilak Fogelman boxes up spectacular sports memorabilia archive Commercial Appeal, August 17, 2007 (Accessed November 9, 2009)
- Jambalaya Yearbook. New Orleans, LA: Tulane University. 1962. p. 257.
- University of Memphis to Honor Most Distinguished Alumni, Friend at Black Tie Gala University of Memphis, March 28, 2005 (Accessed November 9, 2009)
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