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'Young Tommy' D'Alesandro: Mayor In A Turbulent Time

Oct 21, 2019

Thomas D'Alesandro III in front of City Hall
Credit Amy Davis/Baltimore Sun

Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D’Alesandro, III, known locally as “Young Tommy” because he was the son of former Mayor Thomas D’Alesandro, Jr., passed away Sunday from complications of a stroke. He was 90.

WYPR’s senior news analyst emeritus Fraser Smith returned to our studios today to join news director Joel McCord to talk about “Young Tommy.”