How Did Moses Malone Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Moses Malone death

The basketball player Moses Malone passed away at age 60, too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Hall of Fame power forward/center and 3-time NBA MVP who in 1974 became the first player to go straight from high school to the NBA.

He married Alfreda Malone. His son Michael Earl Malone was born on March 9, 1984.

How did Moses Malone die?

Coronary Heart Disease caused Moses Malone's death in 2015.

Information about the death of Moses Malone
Cause of deathCoronary Heart Disease
Age of death60 years
ProfessionBasketball Player
BirthdayMarch 23, 1955
Death dateSeptember 13, 2015
Place of deathNorfolk, Virginia, United States
Place of burialMemorial Oaks Cemetery, Houston, Texas.


If you want to win, you come to play; I don’t come to half-step. If you think that you’re No. 2 out there, then you won’t be nothing. You can’t have that. You have to be No. 1. That’s the thing.

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I’m a big-guy guy. I look at guys like Shaq, Ben Wallace, guys who play inside and play tough. I don’t pay much attention to the little guys; I like the big guys who do the dirty work.

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I did 21 years of hard labor in the NBA, invested my money right, so I’m set. I earned the right to relax and enjoy, you know?

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Ain’t nobody ever had a jumpshot like mine, ain’t nobody ever power moves like mine, ain’t nobody ever tough defense like mine and ain’t nobody ever had the courage to be a winner like me.

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You’ve got to put in a lot of practice if you want to be good in something. You’ve got to do it the right way.

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