Branch Rickey

Branch Rickey bio

Birth Name: Branch Rickey

Occupation: Baseball Manager

Place Of Birth: Portsmouth

Date Of Birth: December 20, 1881

Date Of Death: N/A

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Branch Rickey was born on the 20th of December, 1881. He was popular for being a Baseball Manager. Manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers and civil rights activist who brought Jackie Robinson to his team, breaking the baseball league’s color barrier.

Branch Rickey was born in Portsmouth. 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.

Branch Rickey was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Branch Rickey was born in 1880s.

Branch Rickey 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".


Branch’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Willie Randolph

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Whitey Herzog

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Personal Life

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

Branch Rickey was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Branch Rickey
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Branch Rickey was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Branch Rickey was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Branch Rickey had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Branch Rickey’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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