Eugene Bert

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Eugene F. Bert

Eugene Bert was an attorney who was president of the California League and then was the first president of the Pacific Coast League (1903-1906). He attempted suicide in 1905 due to depression resulting from illness; he had initially claimed that a robber had attacked him. He had previously served as a California State Senator.

Source: 1905 San Francisco Call

Preceded by
Pacific Coast League President
Succeeded by
J. Cal Ewing