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Louis Gillis

Nickname: Sea Boy
Died: Feb. 3, 2005 in Birmingham, Ala.


Louis “Sea Boy” Gillis, who played in the Negro Leagues, died on Feb. 3, 2005. He was 80.

According to his obituary, Gillis played for the Atlanta Black Crackers, House of David and Birmingham Black Barons.

For more on Gillis, visitĀ nlbpa.com