Riebe, Hank

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Riebe, Hank Gender: M
Harvey Donald Riebe
born on 10 October 1921 at 19:30 (= 7:30 PM )
Place Cleveland, Ohio, 41n30, 81w42
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 17°09' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 11°02 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 24°58'


American baseball player, a right-handed catcher with the Detroit Tigers in 1942, and again from 1947 to 1949.

He was awarded a Bronze Star and two Purple Hearts for his service during World War II, during which he survived the sinking of the troopship SS Leopoldville on 24 December 1944.

He died of cancer in Cleveland, Ohio on 16 April 2001.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : New Job 26 August 1942 in Philadelphia (Played first game for the Detroit Tigers)
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  • Health : Accident (Non-fatal) 24 December 1944 (Survived the sinking of the SS Leopoldville by German U-boat)
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  • Death by Disease 16 April 2001 in Cleveland (Cancer, age 79)
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Source Notes

Steinbrecher collection: Steinbrecher has birth certificate in hand


  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball (Baseball player)