Dan Quisenberry – Cause of Death, Date of Death, and More!

Dan Quisenberry died at age 45, not too shabby. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding baseball player Dan Quisenberry's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

MLB relief pitcher and 5-time winner of the American League Relief Pitcher of the year award. He spent the bulk of his career with the Kansas City Royals, winning a World Series Championship with the team in 1985.

He was a decent pitcher until his manager told him to switch to the submarine style.

He was widely recognized for his submarine-style pitching delivery.

How did Dan Quisenberry die?

Dan Quisenberry's death was caused by brain tumor.

Dan Quisenberry, age 45, died on September 30, 1998 after a valiant fight with brain cancer. Dan fought for nine months and he was known for saying, “I never ask ‘Why me. ‘ Why not me? ‘”.

Information about the death of Dan Quisenberry
Cause of deathBrain tumor
Age of death45 years
ProfessionBaseball Player
BirthdayFebruary 7, 1953
Death dateSeptember 30, 1998
Place of deathLeawood, Kansas, United States
Place of burialN/A


"Someone told me just recently that poets are eulogists. It's their job, to eulogize. I didn't know that, but it makes sense. Because in almost every poem of mine there is a loss."

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"Our fielders have to catch a lot of balls, or at least deflect them to someone who can."

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"I've seen the future and it's much like the present only longer."

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"Every year the World Series should go seven games for the dramatics of it."

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"Reggie Jackson hit one off me that's still burrowing its way to Los Angeles."

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