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Melvin Belli

Melvin BelliAKA Melvin Mouron Belli

Born: 29-Jul-1907
Birthplace: Sonora, CA
Died: 9-Jul-1996
Location of death: San Francisco, CA
Cause of death: Cancer - Pancreatic
Remains: Buried, IOOF Cemetery, Sonora, CA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Attorney

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The King of Torts

Son: Richard R. Belli
Daughter: Johnnie Ballantine
Daughter: Jeannie Belli
Daughter: Suzi Coffman
Wife: Joy Turney (div.)
Son: Melvin Caesar Belli (b. 1957)
Wife: Pat Montandon (div.)
Wife: Lia Triff ("El Trampo", div. 1988)
Daughter: Melia (b. 1973)
Wife: Nancy Ho (m. 29-Mar-1996, until his death)
Father: Caesar Belli

    Law School: LLB, University of California at Berkeley (1933)

    Commonwealth Club of California
    Association of Trial Lawyers of America
    American Bar Association
    Federal Bar Association
    State Bar of California (Nov-1933)
    Delta Tau Delta Fraternity
    Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity
    Bankruptcy his law firm (Dec-1995)
    Stroke (Jul-1996)
    Risk Factors: Depression

    Lady of the House (14-Nov-1978)
    Gimme Shelter (6-Dec-1970) · Himself

Rotten Library Page:
Melvin Belli

Author of books:
My Life on Trial: An Autobiography (1976, memoir)
The Belli Files (1983, memoir)

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