Alva Jo Fischer

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Birthday
26, 1926
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Aug 13, 1973 (46)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
26, 1926
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Aug 13, 1973 (46)

About

Female baseball player who played in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League from 1945-1949. The Alva Jo Fischer Softball Complex, founded in 1975, was named in her honor.

Before Fame

She was born in San Antonio and got her start in professional baseball with the Rockford Peaches.

Trivia

She was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame as part of the "Women in Baseball" wing in 1988.

Family Life

She retired from baseball following the death of her father.

Associated With

She and Jackie Mitchell are two of the most beloved female professional baseball players of all time.

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