Major League Baseball Players Who Died in New York / 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 New York / Played in 1916

A Historical Analysis / Return To Players by Place of Death

New York, New York
01-24-1952
1914
1917
Gloversville, New York
08-15-1966
1911
1925
Salamanca, New York
08-17-1967
1910
1921
Bronx, New York
08-05-1960
1910
1916
New York, New York
08-17-1920
1912
1920
Corona, New York
08-14-1945
1909
1918
Forsyth, New York
12-09-1923
1898
1918
Rochester, New York
05-14-1952
1902
1916
Saranac Lake, New York
03-01-1974
1907
1920
Jamestown, New York
05-19-1965
1914
1922
Albany, New York
03-28-1947
1902
1929
New York, New York
04-23-1963
1913
1923
Brooklyn, New York
12-30-1958
1915
1919
New York, New York
09-25-1929
1904
1916
Staten Island, New York
09-28-1947
1916
1916
Utica, New York
04-06-1949
1916
1916
Brooklyn, New York
02-17-1972
1915
1919
New York, New York
01-05-1954
1912
1935
Saranac Lake, New York
10-07-1925
1900
1916
Hempstead, New York
05-07-1979
1910
1916
Saranac Lake, New York
09-05-1923
1909
1921
Brooklyn, New York
03-29-1962
1910
1922
Rochester, New York
03-04-1962
1911
1927
Johnson City, New York
10-26-1952
1912
1916
New York, New York
01-30-1948
1912
1934
Glens Falls, New York
07-17-1961
1905
1917
Bronx, New York
10-20-1949
1910
1927
New York, New York
08-16-1948
1914
1935
Saranac Lake, New York
05-16-1919
1901
1918
Syracuse, New York
12-31-1980
1913
1927
New Rochelle, New York
03-20-1943
1902
1918
Syracuse, New York
07-03-1962
1912
1917
Rochester, New York
05-30-1983
1915
1919
Brooklyn, New York
07-11-1953
1915
1926
Albany, New York
06-30-1947
1914
1918
New York, New York
03-14-1969
1907
1919

Major League Baseball Players Who Died in New York / Played in 1916



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:

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