Bobby Thomson

Bobby Thomson bio

Birth Name: Robert Brown Thomson

Occupation: Baseball Player

Place Of Birth: Scotland

Date Of Birth: October 25, 1923

Date Of Death: August 16, 2010

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Bobby Thomson was born on the 25th of October, 1923. He was known for being a Baseball Player. He hit one of the famous home runs in baseball history in 1951, known as the ‘Shot Heard Round the World.’

Bobby Thomson was born in Scotland. He immigrated to the United States from Scotland at the age of two. His three-run homer in 1951 won the pennant for the New York Giants.

Bobby Thomson was a Scorpio and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Bobby Thomson was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Robert Brown Thomson is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Bobby’s Robert Brown Thomson attended Curtis (Staten Island, NY).


Bobby Thomson’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Bobby Thomson’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Bobby Thomson kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Bobby Thomson was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Robert Brown Thomson
NICKNAME: Flying Scot, The Staten Island Scot
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Bobby Thomson was a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Bobby Thomson was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Bobby Thomson had a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Bobby Thomson’s birth sign is Scorpio and he had a ruling planet of Pluto.

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