Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Italo Ablondi

Italo H. "Al" Ablondi

August 25, 1925
Parma, Italy

June 16, 2001
Baltimore, MD

Stuyvesant High School - New York, NY (High School)
1947-48 Georgetown University (College)
1948-49 Georgetown University (College)
1949-50 Georgetown University (College)
1950-51 Scranton Miners (ABL)

1950-51 Harlem Hurricanes (EBL-Ct)
1950-51 Torrington Howards (EBL-Ct)
1951-52 Saratoga Harlem Yankees (ABL)
1951-52 Middeltown Guards (ABL)

Ablondi was born in Italy, and his family immigrated to the U.S., settling in Hell's Kitchen in New York City. He attended Georgetown on a athletic scholarship, and played a couple seasons in the ABL after graduating. He got his law degree from St. John's University in 1950 and focused his practice on international trade la, moving to Washington, D.C. He would be appointed by President Richard Nixon to the U.S. International Trade Commission in 1972, and in 1978 founded his own fime, Ablondi, Foster, Sobin & Davidow. 

Albondi died of cancer in 2001.

He was married to Unalane Carter and they had two daughters and a son.

Obituary, Washington Post, June 18, 2001


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