Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Florida / Played in 1916

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 Florida / Played in 1916

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

Miami, Florida
11-17-1963
1913
1918
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
09-06-1981
1910
1924
West Palm Beach, Florida
03-19-1981
1913
1918
West Hollywood, Florida
02-07-1965
1914
1918
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
11-01-1974
1912
1928
Miami, Florida
05-30-1976
1910
1929
Daytona Beach, Florida
01-06-1969
1911
1919
St. Petersburg, Florida
11-02-1967
1914
1916
Bay Pines, Florida
05-05-1959
1916
1924
Bradenton, Florida
11-26-1954
1912
1929
Orlando, Florida
11-01-1951
1905
1918
Fort Myers, Florida
08-28-1958
1908
1919
Homestead, Florida
10-18-1963
1916
1926
Jacksonville, Florida
08-04-1963
1912
1919
Jacksonville, Florida
06-19-1945
1916
1916
Brooksville, Florida
12-30-1963
1905
1918
Bradenton, Florida
10-08-1973
1915
1917
Daytona Beach, Florida
10-19-1964
1911
1934
Orlando, Florida
07-25-1970
1916
1921
Casselberry, Florida
01-18-1969
1916
1916
Daytona Beach, Florida
02-07-1959
1896
1916
Bradenton, Florida
10-29-1965
1907
1920
Daytona Beach, Florida
01-29-1963
1915
1929
Daytona Beach, Florida
03-02-1956
1907
1926
Orlando, Florida
03-03-1953
1907
1922
Bradenton, Florida
10-03-1967
1913
1919
Miami, Florida
04-08-1964
1903
1916
Lake Worth, Florida
11-02-1973
1916
1924
DeLand, Florida
12-04-1957
1911
1916
Bradenton, Florida
03-21-1988
1913
1931
Lake Wales, Florida
07-29-1962
1909
1923
Lake Worth, Florida
01-29-1972
1916
1916
Ocala, Florida
01-27-1962
1916
1919
Lake City, Florida
12-30-1980
1916
1929
Orlando, Florida
07-27-1948
1902
1916
Pompano Beach, Florida
05-26-1959
1904
1917

Major League Baseball Players Who Died in Florida / Played in 1916



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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:

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