Art Rooney

Football Player + Executive + Owner
Born Jan 27, 1901
Hometown Coulterville, Pen...
Died Aug 25, 1988
Death Place Commonwealth of P...
Other Names Rooney, Arthur Jo...

Arthur Joseph "Art" Rooney, Sr., often referred to as "The Chief", was the founding owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers American football franchise in the National Football League.

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1901 Birth Born in 1901.


1988 87 Years Old He remained Chairman of the Board of the club until his death in Pittsburgh in 1988.
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