Johnny Mize

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Birthday
7, 1913
Birthplace
Demorest, GA
Death Date
Jun 2, 1993 (80)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
7, 1913
Birthplace
Demorest, GA
Death Date
Jun 2, 1993 (80)

About

Ten-time MLB All-Star who hit 359 home runs during his fifteen-year career.

Before Fame

He starred at Piedmont College in Georgia before signing his first professional contract.

Trivia

He became the second player in MLB history to post twenty-five home run seasons in both leagues.

Family Life

Was married to his first wife Jene for twenty years then married his second wife Marjorie in 1957.

Associated With

He won five straight World Series titles with the New York Yankees playing for legendary manager Casey Stengel.