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.
|Cause of death||Esophageal Cancer|
|Age of death||90 years|
|Birthday||August 7, 1929|
|Death date||January 1, 2020|
|Place of death||Hayden, Idaho, United States|
|Place of burial||N/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."Don Larsen
"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."Don Larsen