The football coach Frank Thomas passed away at age 55, this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Frank Thomas and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Hall of Fame college football coach who led the University of Alabama to a 115–24–7 record from 1931 to 1946.
His first coaching job was as an assistant at the University of Georgia in 1923.
A bronze statue of him was erect outside the University of Alabama’s Bryant–Denny Stadium.
How did Frank Thomas die?
Frank Thomas, the slugging All-Star outfielder of the 1950s Pittsburgh Pirates who went on to hit 34 home runs for the hapless original Mets of 1962, died on Monday in Pittsburgh. He was 93. His death was announced by the Mets.
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||55 years|
|Birthday||December 15, 1898|
|Death date||May 10, 1954|
|Place of death||Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Frank Thomas
"At the Home Run Derby, you're expected to hit home runs. You're up there trying to hit home runs."Frank Thomas
"I got snubbed about eight times for the Mid-Summer Classic, and I know what type of career I had, and I know that I'm a true All-Star. The selection process is not very accurate."Frank Thomas
"I'm just happy to be sitting right here in Chicago and right here at U.S. Cellular Field, holding my Hall of Fame press conference. I'm proud of that."Frank Thomas
"I come from good stock. Both of my parents are big - my dad is a big guy; my mom is a big lady."Frank Thomas
"I grew up in the Boys & Girls Club. That's where I really started playing all sports, and that's why I'm a big advocate for the work they do."Frank Thomas