Is Fred Clarke Living or Dead?

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American baseball player and coach

Fred Clarke is ...

Born 3 Oct 1872 in Winterset
Died 14 Aug 1960 in Winfield
Age87 years, 10 months
Fred Clarke
Fred Clarke
Fred Clarke of the Pittsburgh Pirates at the West Side Grounds in 1903; "Half-length portrait of Capt. Fred Clarke, baseball player, outfielder, Pittsburgh Pirates, National League, standing on field near bleachers at West Side Grounds, which was located between West Polk Street, South Wolcott Avenue (formerly Lincoln Street), West Taylor Street, and South Wood Street, in the Near West Side community area of Chicago, Illinois."

About Fred Clarke

Fred Clifford Clarke (October 3, 1872 – August 14, 1960) was a Major League Baseball player from 1894 to 1915 and manager from 1897 to 1915. A Hall of Famer, Clarke played for and managed both the Louisville Colonels and Pittsburgh Pirates. He was a left fielder and left-handed batter. Of the nine pennants in Pittsburgh franchise history, Clarke was the player-manager for four of them. He and fellow Hall of Famers Honus Wagner and Vic Willis led Pittsburgh to a victory over Ty Cobb and the Detroit Tigers in the 1909 World Series. Clarke batted over .300 in 11 different seasons. His 35-game hitting streak in 1895 was the second-longest in Major League history at the time and is still tied for 11th-longest. For six years, Clarke held the Major League record for wins by a manager.