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

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
11-01-1974
1912
1928
Miami, Florida
05-30-1976
1910
1929
Sarasota, Florida
07-08-1986
1921
1944
Homestead, Florida
10-18-1963
1916
1926
Gainesville, Florida
05-28-1986
1926
1926
Clearwater, Florida
12-27-1962
1923
1934
Miami, Florida
07-21-1967
1925
1945
Daytona Beach, Florida
10-19-1964
1911
1934
Venice, Florida
03-31-1974
1926
1929
Fort Myers, Florida
06-01-1973
1920
1933
Sarasota, Florida
10-09-1957
1921
1931
Bradenton, Florida
08-20-1982
1925
1939
Sarasota, Florida
05-12-1971
1923
1939
Daytona Beach, Florida
01-29-1963
1915
1929
Orlando, Florida
03-25-1929
1923
1926
Daytona Beach, Florida
03-02-1956
1907
1926
Venice, Florida
08-20-1975
1924
1933
Fort Myers, Florida
02-10-1976
1923
1934
Inverness, Florida
11-29-1972
1920
1927
Gainesville, Florida
06-30-1968
1926
1927
Bradenton, Florida
03-21-1988
1913
1931
Clearwater, Florida
11-03-1990
1926
1940
Port Charlotte, Florida
02-08-1973
1925
1938
Lake City, Florida
12-30-1980
1916
1929
Orlando, Florida
09-19-1974
1920
1935
Jacksonville, Florida
01-09-1989
1923
1936
Homosassa Springs, Florida
02-16-1961
1915
1935
Sarasota, Florida
08-29-1965
1926
1945
Bradenton, Florida
05-31-1947
1923
1940
Leesburg, Florida
12-04-1968
1924
1929

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



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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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