|Year Established: 1961. Current Home City: Anaheim, California since 1961. Team Colors: Red, White, Navy Blue, and Silver. Interesting Facts: The original owner was Gene Autry, the legendary Hollywood Cowboy actor. In 2005, the name change from "Anaheim Angels" back to the original "Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim" was met with great resistance from both fans and community leaders alike, resulting in a massive lawsuit.