Greenberg, Henry (Hank)

(1911-86)
   American baseball player. Born in New York City, he played for the Detroit Tigers which won the American league championship several times.

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  • Hank Greenberg — Infobox MLB retired name=Hank Greenberg position=First baseman bats=Right throws=Right birthdate=birth date|1911|1|1|mf=y city state|New York|New York deathdate=death date and age|1986|9|4|1911|1|1 city state|Beverly Hills|California… …   Wikipedia

  • Hank Greenberg — (1937) Henry Benjamin „Hank“ Greenberg (* 1. Januar 1911 in New York, NY; † 4. September 1986 in Beverly Hills, Kalifornien) war ein US amerikanischer Baseballspieler in der Major Leag …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hank greenberg (baseball) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Hank Greenberg. Hank Greenberg …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hank Greenberg — Primera Base Nacimiento: 1 de enero de 1911 New York, New York Muerte: 4 de se …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hank (disambiguation) — Hank can refer to*Hank, a piece of yarn. *Hank (Werkendam), a town in the Netherlands. *Hank (Sint Anthonis), a town in the Netherlands. *Hank (TV series), an American TV sitcom. *A pet form of the name Henry, apparently influenced by the Dutch… …   Wikipedia

  • Greenberg — Greenberg, Joseph H. * * * (as used in expressions) Greenberg, Clement Greenberg, Hank Henry Benjamin Greenberg Greenberg, Joseph H(arold) …   Enciclopedia Universal

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