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 (də-mä′zhē-ō, -măj′ē-ō), Joseph Paul Known as "Jolting Joe" and "the Yankee Clipper." 1914-1999.
American baseball player. A center fielder for the New York Yankees (1936-1951), he is considered the best all-around player ever at that position. In 1941 he hit safely in 56 consecutive games.


(Biography) Joe. 1914–99, US baseball player


(dəˈmɑ dʒiˌoʊ, -ˈmædʒ iˌoʊ)

Joseph Paul (Joe), 1914–99, U.S. baseball player.
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Noun1.DiMaggio - United States professional baseball player noted for his batting ability (1914-1999)
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Joe DiMaggio, Joltin' Joe, superstar of the New York Yankees, second in America's baseball pantheon only to the immortal Babe Ruth, the mighty Bambino.
Simon told Fran Healy for MSG's 'The Game 365 that the lyrics came to him out of nowhere and he never expected that he will have to explain its meaning to DiMaggio himself, the New York Post reported.
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Her suspected abductor, James DiMaggio, 40, was killed yesterday after his campsite was found in Idaho's rugged Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness, about 40 miles from the tiny town of Cascade.
THE charred remains of an eight-year-old boy and his mother have been discovered in the house of fugitive James DiMaggio.
Contracts negotiated with the former government need to be reviewed as the new government enacts new policies and signs on to new international standards," said Suzanne DiMaggio, an Asia Society vice-president and co-author of the report.