Orlando Cepeda


Is Orlando Cepeda Dead or Still Alive? Orlando Cepeda Birthday and Date of Death

Orlando Cepeda

Orlando Cepeda Death

Orlando passed away on May 22, 2012 at the age of 74.

Orlando Cepeda death quick facts:
  • When did Orlando Cepeda die?

    May 22, 2012
  • How old was Orlando Cepeda when died?


Orlando Cepeda Birthday and Date of Death

Orlando Cepeda was born on September 17, 1937 and died on May 22, 2012. Orlando was 74 years old at the time of death.

Birthday: September 17, 1937
Date of Death: May 22, 2012
Age at Death: 74

Orlando Cepeda - Biography

Orlando Manuel "Peruchin" Cepeda Pennes (born September 17, 1937) is a Puerto Rican former Major League Baseball first baseman and a member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. The 1958 National League Rookie of the Year, Cepeda was voted the National League Most Valuable Player in 1967, the year his team, the St. Louis Cardinals, won the World Series. Overall, he appeared in three World Series and was the first winner of the American League's Outstanding Designated Hitter Award in 1973. He batted .300 or better 10 times in the 14 seasons he appeared in over 100 games, much of it played in what is now called the "Second Deadball Era."