DiMaggio Joseph PaulDi·Mag·gio
, 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.
photographed in 1942