Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Alabama / Played in 1926

Hall of Fame Manager Casey Stengel once quipped, "Most people my age are dead - you could look it up." The table below allows you to "look it up", as it is a comprehensive historical analysis of every major league baseball players' place of death. Selecting a state or country will bring up a sortable chart with every player in history who died in that particular area.

"Baseball is a game dominated by vital ghosts; it's a fraternity, like no other we have of the active and the no longer so, the living and the dead." - Richard Gilman in The Cultural Encyclopedia of Baseball (Jonathan Fraser Light, 2005)
Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Alabama / Played in 1926

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

Mobile, Alabama
08-30-1969
1926
1932
Talladega, Alabama
04-25-1966
1922
1927
Montgomery, Alabama
05-12-1960
1923
1927
Oak Grove, Alabama
12-01-1973
1924
1929
Birmingham, Alabama
08-05-1975
1926
1931
Mobile, Alabama
03-06-1990
1920
1933
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
11-15-1985
1921
1934
Fairhope, Alabama
07-16-1977
1913
1926
Birmingham, Alabama
07-25-1957
1919
1927
Montgomery, Alabama
05-01-1986
1923
1934
Prattville, Alabama
01-17-1977
1924
1927

Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Alabama / Played in 1926



If you have ever wondered what month most ballplayers passed away in, or if you enjoy reading baseball obituaries, then Baseball Almanac suggests you visit our Baseball Player Obituaries & Death by Month Chart .

Baseball Almanac is aware that researching baseball players by their place of death is common data found easily on the Internet today. We, as you are well aware, enjoy taking that extra step here and have taken that common data and added this amazing chart which will enable you to see a historical breakdown of players from any given year in history by their place of death:

Did you know that Frank Ringo was the first Major League baseball player to committ suicide? On April 12, 1889, he ingested a lethal dose of morphine, died of the drug overdose, and became the first baseball suicide in history.

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