How did Jim Catfish Hunter die?

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Lou Gehrig's disease

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Considering this, when did Jim Catfish Hunter die?

September 9, 1999

Also Know, how many children did Catfish Hunter have? James Augustus ("Catfish") Hunter, baseball player: born Hertford, North Carolina 8 April 1946; married (two sons, one daughter); died Hertford 9 September 1999.

Beside above, how did Catfish Hunter get his nickname?

Finley gave Hunter the nickname "Catfish" in 1965 because he thought his 19-year-old pitcher needed a flashy nickname. A story circulated that Hunter's family gave him the nickname as a child when he went missing and was later found with a string of catfish; there is no truth to that explanation.

Where is Catfish Hunter buried?

North Carolina, United States

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How old was Catfish Hunter when he died?

53 years (1946–1999)

Where was Catfish Hunter born?

Hertford, North Carolina, United States

Is Catfish Hunter alive?

Deceased (1946–1999)

When did Catfish Hunter play?


1965
Oakland Athletics

What number was Catfish Hunter?

27
Oakland Athletics / Pitcher