Greenberg, Hank (Henry Benjamin)

(b. 1911)
   US baseball player. Born in New York, Greenberg was a professional with the Detroit Tigers from 1933 to 1947, with an interval of war service. He helped the Tigers win the American League pennant four times and the World Series in 1945. He was twice picked as Most Valuable Player of the Year and in 1956 was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

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  • GREENBERG, HENRY BENJAMIN — ( Hammerin Hank ; 1911–1986), U.S. baseball player, first Jewish sports superstar, first Jew inducted into the Hall of Fame. Greenberg was born in Greenwich Village, New York, the third of four children, to Orthodox Romanian immigrants Sarah… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Greenberg, Hank — orig. Henry Benjamin Greenberg born Jan.1, 1911, New York, N.Y., U.S. died Sept. 4, 1986, Beverly Hills, Calif. U.S. baseball player. Greenberg began his professional career at first base with the Detroit Tigers in 1933. He twice helped the… …   Universalium

  • Greenberg, Hank — orig. Henry Benjamin Greenberg (1 ene. 1911, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.–4 sep. 1986, Beverly Hills, Cal.). Beisbolista estadounidense. En 1933 comenzó su carrera profesional como primera base de los Detroit Tigers. Contribuyó en mucho a que los… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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

  • Greenberg — /green berrg/, n. Henry B. (Hank), 1911 86, U.S. baseball player. * * * (as used in expressions) Greenberg Clement Greenberg Hank Henry Benjamin Greenberg Greenberg Joseph Harold * * * …   Universalium

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

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