Branch Rickey

About Branch Rickey

Birth Day: December 20, 1881
Birth Place: Portsmouth, OH

Branch Rickey

Branch Rickey was born on December 20, 1881 in Portsmouth, OH. Manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers and civil rights activist who brought Jackie Robinson to his team, breaking the baseball league's color barrier.
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As per our current Database, Branch Rickey has been died on Dec 9, 1965 (age 83).

๐ŸŽ‚ Branch Rickey - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When Branch Rickey die, Branch Rickey was 83 years old.

Popular As Branch Rickey
Occupation Baseball Manager
Age 83 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born December 20, 1881 (Portsmouth, OH)
Birthday December 20
Town/City Portsmouth, OH
Nationality OH

๐ŸŒ™ Zodiac

Branch Rickeyโ€™s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.

๐ŸŒ™ Chinese Zodiac Signs

Branch Rickey was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.

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Manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers and civil rights Activist who brought Jackie Robinson to his team, breaking the baseball league's color barrier.

Before Fame

After an unimpressive several years playing in the major leagues, he earned a law degree and signed on with the St. Louis Cardinals, establishing baseball's first farm system.


Before he integrated baseball he found a new separate all-black league, to help him find that one special black player the team and nation could rally around.

Family Life

He was born in Stockdale, Pike County, Ohio. In 1906, he married Jane Moulton.

Associated With

Harrison Ford played him in the 2013 film, 42, about Jackie Robinson's debut in the majors.

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