Honus Wagner Rank
About Honus Wagner
Honus Wagner was the pseudonym of baseball legend, Johannes Peter Wagner who had a 2-decade career in the Major League Baseball (MLB).
Before making his 1897 MLB debut with the Louisville Colonels, he had experienced the minor leagues with several teams from 1895.
In 1899, he joined the Pittsburgh Pirates, for which he played until his retirement in 1917. Regarded as one of the all-time greatest baseball stars, Wagner went on to coach the Pirates for 18 years (1933-1951).
He was the son of Katheryn and Peter Wagner, both German immigrants. He had eight siblings; one of whom was Butts Wagner, who also played in the MLB. Wagner had three daughters with his wife, Bessie Baine Smith.
He was named the NL batting champion 8 times and RBI leader 5 times. He was amongst the first inductees of the Baseball Hall of Fame.
He died aged 81 on 6 December 1955.
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F.A.Q. about Honus Wagner
When is his birthday?
Honus Wagner's birthday is on February 24, 1874.
In how many days is his birthday?
Honus' birthday is in 121 days
How old was Honus when he died?
He was 81 years old.
When did he die?
He died in December 6, 1955.
How old would he be today?
Honus Wagner would be 147 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Honus from?
He was born in Chartiers, Pennsylvania, U.S..
Honus Wagner's Popularity
Honus Wagner was a famous American baseball player, who was born on February 24, 1874. As a person born on this date, Honus Wagner is listed in our database as the 75th most popular celebrity for the day (February 24) and the 24th most popular for the year (1874).
People born on February 24 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Honus Wagner is the 2313th most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Honus Wagner's birthday, Honus Wagner is the 15714th most famous American.
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