Roy Johnson

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Birthday
23, 1903
Birthplace
Oklahoma
Death Date
Sep 10, 1973 (70)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
23, 1903
Birthplace
Oklahoma
Death Date
Sep 10, 1973 (70)

About

MLB outfielder and brother of 8-time All-Star Indian Bob Johnson. His career spanned from 1929 to 1938 and he retired with a career batting average of .296.

Before Fame

He was the first rookie in the major leagues to record 200 hits in a single season.

Trivia

He played with the Boston Red Sox for 12 years before his brother joined the team.

Family Life

Like his brother, he was a quarter Cherokee Indian.

Associated With

Like the Tigers pitcher Hooks Dauss, he set several team records.