Grover Cleveland Alexander’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Feb 26, 1887

Death Date

Nov 4, 1950

Age of Death

63 years

Cause of Death

Heart Failure

Place of Death

Saint Paul,  Nebraska,  United States

Place of burial

Elmwood Cemetery,   Saint Paul,  Howard County,   Nebraska,  United States

Profession

Baseball Player

The baseball player Grover Cleveland died at the age of 63. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Hall of Fame MLB pitcher who retired with 373 wins and a career 2.46 ERA; helped lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a World Series Championship in 1929.

Married Amy Marie Arrants on the last day of May before leaving to fight in World War I.

What happened to Grover Cleveland Alexander?

Alexander’s health problems increased towards the end of his life, adding cancer and heart disease to his list of ailments. On November 4, 1950, the pitcher was found dead of heart failure in a small room he rented from Mrs. Josie Nevrivy in St. Paul, Nebraska. He died alone, almost destitute, and in poor health, which consolidates his status as a tragic baseball hero.