HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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1958 Topps No. 47 Roger Maris Rookie Psa 8 Near Mint/mint Pack Fresh

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Roger Eugene Maris
(September 10, 1934 – December 14, 1985)

Maris was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma in 1983.

In response, Maris organized the annual Roger Maris
Celebrity Golf Tournament to raise money for cancer
research and treatment.

Maris died of the disease at age 51 at M.D. Anderson Hospital
in
Houston, Texas. He was buried at Holy Cross Cemetery
in
Fargo, North Dakota.

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