Moses Malone’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 23, 1955

Death Date

September 13, 2015

Age of Death

60 years

Cause of Death

Coronary Heart Disease


Basketball Player

The basketball player Moses Malone died at the age of 60 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

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.



“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.” (Moses Malone)


“I’ll always be Number 1 to myself.” (Moses Malone)


“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?” (Moses Malone)


“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.” (Moses Malone)


“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.” (Moses Malone)