Today in Latin American History
Cuban Baseball Player Luis Aloma was Born in 1923
Photo: Luis Aloma
Today in Latin American history, Cuban baseball player Luis Aloma who pitched for the Chicago White Sox was born in 1923.
Aloma, who was nicknamed “Witto,” was a relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Chicago White Sox from 1950 through 1953.
Aloma batted and threw right-handed. He was born in Havana, Cuba.
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- Today in LatAm history, Chilean politician Anselmo de la Cruz who fought for independence died in 1833
- Today in LatAm history, the Boundary treaty of 1881 between Chile & Argentina is signed in Buenos Aires in 1881
- Today in LatAm history, Mexican ranchera singer Amalia Mendoza who was one of the “Tres Señoras” was born in 1923