Dou·ble·day (dŭbʹəl-dā'), Abner. 1819-1893.
American army officer traditionally considered the inventor of baseball, although a game similar to baseball predates him.

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  • Doubleday, Abner — born June 26, 1819, Ballston Spa, N.Y., U.S. died Jan. 26, 1893, Mendham, N.J. U.S. Army officer, once thought to be the inventor of baseball. Doubleday served in the Mexican War and the Seminole Wars. As a major general in the American Civil War …   Universalium

  • Doubleday, Abner — (26 jun. 1819, Ballston Spa, N.Y., EE.UU.–26 ene. 1893, Mendham, N.J.). Oficial de ejército estadounidense, considerado alguna vez inventor del béisbol. Doubleday prestó servicio en la guerra contra México y en las guerras contra los seminolas.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Abner Doubleday — Abner Doubleday. Abner Doubleday (1819 1893), militar estadounidense y general del ejército de la Unión durante la Guerra de Secesión. Fue quien hizo el primer disparo en defensa del Fuerte Sumter, la batalla inicial de la guerra civil, y… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Abner Doubleday — [Abner Doubleday] (1819–93) a US ↑general in the American Civil War. He was in ↑Fort Sumter when it was attacked by the South. According to a story that is probably not true, he invented the game of baseball (in 1839) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Abner Doubleday — Geburtshaus in Ballston Spa Abner Doubleday (* 26. Juni 1819 in Ballston …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Doubleday — ist der Name eines US amerikanischen Verlags, seit 1996 bei Bertelsmann, siehe Doubleday (Verlag) Doubleday ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Abner Doubleday (1819−1893), General der Unionsarmee im Sezessionskrieg und Theosoph Edward… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Doubleday Field — Location Cooperstown, New York Opened 1920 Expanded 1924, 1939 …   Wikipedia

  • Abner (disambiguation) — Abner may refer to: *Abner (family) Prominent American Family *Abner from Book of Samuel, first cousin to Saul and commander in chief of his army * Abner Paki, Hawaiian chief * Abner Doubleday (1819 1893), an American Civil War general. *Li l… …   Wikipedia

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