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Henry Oliver Cronkite

 

Henry Cronkite

Date of Birth: March 15, 1911, in Hutchinson, Kansas

Date of Death: December 26, 1949, in Wichita, Kansas (38 years old)

Source:

Hutchinson News Herald - Published 12/27/49

Lawrence Journal-World - Published 12/27/49

He died while at St. Francis Hospital in Wichita, Kansas.  Cronkite died of complications

when his left leg was amputated on November 28th, 1949.

 

Teams:

1934 Brooklyn Dodgers (NFL)

College:

Kansas State College