Baseball Player

Don Larsen – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age at Death

The baseball player Don Larsen passed away at age 90, this age of death has to be considered impressive. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Don Larsen and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

MLB pitcher who threw the first perfect game in World Series history in 1956 for the New York Yankees.

He was offered several basketball scholarships after a stellar career at Point Loma High School, where he was selected to San Diego’s All-Metro Conference team.

He won the World Series MVP award for the 1956 series, where the Yankees beat the Dodgers.

How did Don Larsen die?

Don Larsen's death was caused by esophageal cancer.

Larsen died on January 1, 2020, from esophageal cancer at the age of 90.

Information about the death of Don Larsen
Cause of deathEsophageal Cancer
Age of death90 years
ProfessionBaseball Player
BirthdayAugust 7, 1929
Death dateJanuary 1, 2020
Place of deathHayden, Idaho, United States
Place of burialN/A

Quotes by Don Larsen

"Sometimes a week might go by when I don't think about that game, but I don't remember when it happened last."

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"When it was over, I was so happy, I felt like crying. I wanted to win this one for Casey. After what I did in Brooklyn, he could have forgotten about me and who would blame him? But he gave me another chance and I'm grateful."

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