Which famous people have you outlived?

Pop Smith

Major League Baseball player

Died when: 70 years 188 days (846 months)
Star Sign: Libra

 

Pop Smith

Charles Marv "Pop" Smith (October 12, 1856 – April 18, 1927) was a Canadian Major League Baseball player from Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada.Pop played as an infielder for ten different teams over his 12-year career, spanning from 1880 to 1891.

On April 17, 1890, Smith became the first player to come up to the plate 6 times and not have an official-at-bat.He received 5 walks and was a hit by the pitcher in the remaining at-bat.

Smith died in Boston, Massachusetts at the age of 70, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery in Brighton, Massachusetts.In 2005, Charles "Pop" Smith was inducted into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame.


This content was extracted from Wikipedia and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License