Kenesaw Mountain Landis Net Worth

Kenesaw Mountain Landis Net Worth is
$12 Million

Kenesaw Mountain Landis Bio/Wiki, Net Worth

Kenesaw M. Landis was born on November 20, 1866 in Millville, Ohio, USA as Kenesaw Mountain Landis. He was married to Winifred Reed. He died on November 25, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Full NameKenesaw Mountain Landis
Date Of BirthNovember 20, 1866
DiedNovember 25, 1944, Chicago, Illinois, United States
Place Of BirthMillville, Ohio, USA
ProfessionJudge, Commissioner of Baseball
EducationNorthwestern University Pritzker School of Law, University of Cincinnati
SpouseWinifred Reed
ChildrenReed G. Landis
MoviesThe Life and Times of Hank Greenberg
Star SignScorpio
1Subject of the Jonathan Coulton song "Kenesaw Mountain Landis", a mostly-fictionalized biography of his life.
2He was a member of the Republican party.
3Two of his brothers, Charles and Frederick Landis, became Indiana congressmen.
4The official title for the Most Valuable Player Award is the Kenesaw Mountain Landis Award (renamed after his death).
5Served as U.S. district court judge for Northern Illinois (1905-1922). He was selected by Theodore Roosevelt.
6Restored Baseball's integrity by banning the Black Sox.
7Landis sentenced Victor Berger and six other Socialists for sedition (impeding the war effort). This was also later reversed.
8In 1907 he imposed a $29,240,000 fine on the Standard Oil Company of Indiana in a rebate case (which was later reversed).
9Elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame by the Committee on Baseball Veterans in 1944.
10Named after the Battle of Kenesaw Mountain in the US Civil War.
11Appointed first Commissioner of Baseball following the 1919 World Series "Black Sox" scandal. Term of office: 12 January 1921 through 25 November 1944 (died in office).


Personality Plus1942Documentary shortHimself

Archive Footage

A Hall for Heroes: The Inaugural Hall of Fame Induction of 19392010TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Commissioner Landis)
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2005TV SeriesHimself
100 Years of the World Series2003Video documentaryHimself (as Kenesaw Mountain Landis)
The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg1998DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Baseball1994TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Babe Ruth: The Man, the Myth, the Legend1990Video shortHimself

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