Paul Waner

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Birthday
16, 1903
Birthplace
Harrah, OK
Death Date
Aug 29, 1965 (62)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
16, 1903
Birthplace
Harrah, OK
Death Date
Aug 29, 1965 (62)

About

MLB outfielder who batted .333 and collected 3,152 hits during his 20-year career.

Before Fame

He played baseball despite his parents' desire for him to become a teacher.

Trivia

He won the National League's Most Valuable Player Award in 1927.

Family Life

His younger brother Lloyd was also a terrific player who collected 2,459 hits during his career.

Associated With

The Pittsburgh Pirates retired his jersey along with the number 21 jersey worn by Hall of Fame right fielder Roberto Clemente.