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us: Berra, Yogi, 1925-2015

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  • Variants

    • us: Berra, Lawrence Peter, 1925-2015
    • us: Yogi (Baseball player), 1925-2015
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1925-05-12
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2015-09-22
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Saint Louis (Mo.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Montclair (N.J.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) New York Yankees (Baseball team)
        • Affiliation Start: 1946
        • Affiliation End: 1965
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Catchers (Baseball)
          (lcsh) Baseball players
      • Sources

        • found: Yogi Berra, the muscle man, 1951.
        • found: Wikipedia, Sept. 30, 2013 (Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra; born May 12, 1925 in St. Louis; Major League Baseball catcher, outfielder, and manager. He played almost his entire 19-year baseball career (1946-1965) for the New York Yankees. Berra is one of only four players to be named the Most Valuable Player of the American League three times and is one of seven managers to lead both American and National League teams to the World Series. As a player, coach, or manager, Berra appeared in 21 World Series. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1972. His son Dale Berra played shortstop for the Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Yankees, and Houston Astros, and his son Tim Berra played pro football for the Baltimore Colts in 1974) {}
        • found: Wikipedia, September 23, 2015 (Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra; born May 12, 1925 in St. Louis, Missouri; died September 22, 2015 in Montclair, New Jersey at the age of 90)
        • found: National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum website, 27 September 2015: Yogi Berra entry (Lawrence Peter Berra; born May 12, 1925, St. Louis, Missouri; died Sept. 22, 2015, Montclair, New Jersey, aged 90; elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers in 1972) {}
      • Change Notes

        • 1980-03-28: new
        • 2015-10-31: revised
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