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Chief Bender

Chief Bender

Interment LocationVisitedSequence in Graves I Have Visited
Roslyn, PAJune 25, 202128th Baseball Hall Enshrinee visited

Photographed June 25, 2021.
Photographed June 25, 2021.
Photographed June 25, 2021.

Fast Facts

Born: May 5, 1884 in Crow Wing County, Minnesota

Spouse: Marie Clement Bender (m. 1904-1954)

Primary Team: Philadelphia Athletics (1903-1914)

Baseball Hall of Fame: Class of 1953

Died: May 22, 1954 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Cause of Death: Prostate Cancer

Age: 70

Interment: Hillside Cemetery & Memorial Gardens, Roslyn, Pennsylvania

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