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Johnson, Walter (Perry)

(1887–1946) baseball pitcher; born in Humboldt, Kans. During his 21-year career with the Washington Senators (1907–27), he won 416 games, the second highest in major league history, and pitched 110 shutouts, a major league record. One of the fastest throwers in the game's history, the right-hander led the league in strikeouts 12 times. Nicknamed, "The Big Train," he was elected to baseball's Hall of Fame in 1936.
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It replaced an earlier structure of the same name which was established by Dr Walter Johnson in 1854 as a facility for patients to take the water treatment from the famous Malvern springs.
Walter Johnson, 62, died from complications of being paralyzed in a shooting on April 9, 1977, the department announced Tuesday in a (http://www.
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On April 14, 1910, William Howard Taft began the tradition before the Washington Senators went on to defeat the Philadelphia Athletics 3-0 behind a one-hit, complete game shutout by Hall of Fame pitcher Walter Johnson.
Walter Johnson, then Labour MP for Derby South, accused him of "gross discourtesy" and called for a reprimand at the forthcoming Parliamentary Labour Party meeting.
In 1981 Fellow Labour MP Walter Johnson had denounced the leader as looking like "an out-of-work Irish navvy"as Foot played his major role as Leader of the Opposition at the Cenotaph ceremony wearing what critics denounced as an old donkey jacket - something he always denied but which earned him the derogatory nickname, Wurzel Gummidge.
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