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 Frank Grant

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Frank Grant

Original Name Ulysses Franklin Grant
Birth
Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 27 May 1937 (aged 71)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Clifton, Passaic County, New Jersey, USA
Plot Section 14, Block B, Row E
Memorial ID 13522751 View Source
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Hall of Fame Negro Leagues Baseball Player. One of the top African-American players of the late 19th century, he played for top integrated minor league teams, including the Buffalo Bisons, as well as some of the top all-Black teams. Primarily a second baseman, he was usually among league batting leaders throughout his 18 year career. He was one of 17 Negro League and pre-Negro Leaguers elected to the Hall of Fame in a 2006 special election.

Bio by: daytonflyers


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"Legendary International League Player and Negro League Pioneer

Inducted in the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006"

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: daytonflyers
  • Added: 4 Mar 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13522751
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/13522751/frank-grant : accessed ), memorial page for Frank Grant (1 Aug 1865–27 May 1937), Find a Grave Memorial ID 13522751, citing East Ridgelawn Cemetery, Clifton, Passaic County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .