As per our current Database, Branch Rickey has been died on Dec 9, 1965 (age 83).
When Branch Rickey die, Branch Rickey was 83 years old.
|Popular As||Branch Rickey|
|Age||83 years old|
|Born||December 20, 1881 (Portsmouth, OH)|
Branch Rickey’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.
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.
Manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers and civil rights Activist who brought Jackie Robinson to his team, breaking the baseball league's color barrier.
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.
He was born in Stockdale, Pike County, Ohio. In 1906, he married Jane Moulton.
Harrison Ford played him in the 2013 film, 42, about Jackie Robinson's debut in the majors.