Minnie Minoso Death
Minnie passed away on March 1, 2015 at the age of 89.
When did Minnie Minoso die?March 1, 2015
How old was Minnie Minoso when died?89
Minnie Minoso Birthday and Date of Death
Minnie Minoso was born on November 29, 1925 and died on March 1, 2015. Minnie was 89 years old at the time of death.
Birthday: November 29, 1925
Date of Death: March 1, 2015
Age at Death: 89
Minnie Minoso - Biography
Orestes "Minnie" Miñoso (born Saturnino Orestes Armas Miñoso Arrieta, /mɨˈnoʊsoʊ/; November 29, 1922 – March 1, 2015), nicknamed "The Cuban Comet" and "Mr. White Sox", was a Cuban Negro league and Major League Baseball (MLB) player. He began his baseball career in 1946 and became an All-Star third baseman with the New York Cubans and was signed by the Cleveland Indians after the 1948 season as baseball's color line slowly fell. Miñoso went on to become an All-Star left fielder with the Indians and Chicago White Sox. The first Black Cuban in the major leagues and the first black player in White Sox history, as a 1951 rookie he was the one of the first Latin Americans to play in an MLB All-Star Game.