Ernie Banks  American Baseball

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Ernie Banks passed away on 23rd Jan 2015 aged 83.


Ernie Banks is a 83 year old American Baseballer. Born Ernest Banks on 31st January, 1931 in Dallas, TX and educated at Booker T. Washington (Dallas, TX), he is famous for National League MVP 1958 and 1959. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Ernie Banks is a member of the following lists: 2015 deaths, African-American baseball players and Sportspeople from Dallas, Texas.


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wjerryzMar 25

Ernie was a great player and a great Man. RIP

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    Ernest "Ernie" Banks (January 31, 1931 – January 23, 2015) nicknamed "Mr. Cub" and "Mr. Sunshine", was an American professional baseball player who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a shortstop and first baseman f...

    First Name Ernest
    Last Name Banks
    Full Name at Birth Ernest Banks
    Alternative Name Mr. Cub
    Age 83 (age at death) years
    Birthday 31st January, 1931
    Birthplace Dallas, TX
    Died 23rd January, 2015
    Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
    Weight W
    Zodiac Sign Aquarius
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity Black
    Nationality American
    High School Booker T. Washington (Dallas, TX)
    Occupation Text Former Major League Baseball Player
    Occupation Baseball
    Baseball Position First Baseman, Shortstop
    Bats Right
    Throws Right
    MLB First Game Date 17th September, 1953
    MLB Final Game Date 26th September, 1971
    Hall of Fame Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1977 (321/383 ballots).
    Claim to Fame National League MVP 1958 and 1959
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