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Negro League Players

African-American professional baseball players who played in the segregated Negro Leagues.

88 memorials
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 Robert “Tiny” Baldwin

Robert “Tiny” Baldwin

16 Feb 1904 – 14 May 1959

Professional baseball player in the Negro National...

Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA

 Dan Robert Bankhead

Dan Robert Bankhead

3 May 1920 – 2 May 1976

Major League Baseball Player. Born in Empire,...

Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA

 James Thomas “Cool Papa” Bell

James Thomas “Cool Papa” Bell

17 May 1903 – 7 Mar 1991

Hall of Fame Baseball Player. Nicknamed "Cool...

Normandy, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA

 John L. Bissant

John L. Bissant

19 Feb 1914 – 1 Apr 2006

Negro League Baseball Player. A native of New...

New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA

 Joe Black

Joe Black

6 Feb 1924 – 17 May 2002

Major League Baseball Player. He was a...

Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey, USA

 Edward Bolden
No grave photo

Edward Bolden

17 Jan 1881 – 27 Sep 1950

Negro League Baseball Executive. Originally a...

Collingdale, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA

 Sam Bowens

Sam Bowens

23 Mar 1939 – 28 Mar 2003

Professional Baseball Player. He made his Major...

Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA

 Robert Richard “Rope” Boyd
No grave photo

Robert Richard “Rope” Boyd

1 Oct 1919 – 7 Sep 2004

Professional Baseball Player. A native of Potts...

Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, USA

 Herbert “Doc” Bracken

Herbert “Doc” Bracken

12 May 1915 – 15 Feb 1994

Professional Negro League baseball player. "Doc"...

Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA

 Willard Jessie Brown

Willard Jessie Brown

26 Jun 1915 – 4 Aug 1996

Hall of Fame Baseball player. Willie Brown was...

Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA

 Ernest Burke

Ernest Burke

26 Jun 1924 – 31 Jan 2004

Negro League ball player. After being one of the...

Owings Mills, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA

 Oscar McKinley Charleston

Oscar McKinley Charleston

14 Oct 1896 – 5 Oct 1954

Hall of Fame Professional Baseball Player. He...

Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA

 Buster Clarkson

Buster Clarkson

13 Mar 1913 – 18 Jan 1989

Negro Leagues Baseball Player. Born in Hopkins,...

Irwin, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA

 Clarence “Choo-Choo” Coleman
No grave photo

Clarence “Choo-Choo” Coleman

25 Aug 1937 – 15 Aug 2016

Major League Baseball Player. He was a catcher for...

Bamberg, Bamberg County, South Carolina, USA

 Andrew Lewis Cooper

Andrew Lewis Cooper

24 Apr 1896 – 3 Jun 1941

Baseball player. Played in the Negro Leagues and...

Waco, McLennan County, Texas, USA

 Jimmie “The Colonel” Crutchfield

Jimmie “The Colonel” Crutchfield

15 May 1910 – 31 May 1993

Negro League Baseball player. Began his career...

Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA

 Leon Day

Leon Day

30 Oct 1916 – 13 Mar 1995

Hall of Fame Negro Leagues Baseball Player. He was...

Arbutus, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA

 Martin Dihigo

Martin Dihigo

25 May 1905 – 20 May 1971

Hall of Fame Negro League Baseball Player. Born in...

Cruces, Cienfuegos, Cuba

 Herbert Albert “Rap” Dixon

Herbert Albert “Rap” Dixon

2 Sep 1902 – 20 Jul 1944

Negro Leagues Baseball Player. He was a star...

Steelton, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, USA

 John Wesley Donaldson

John Wesley Donaldson

20 Feb 1892 – 12 Apr 1970

Negro League Baseball Player. One of the top...

Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA

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