Burleigh Grimes bio

Birth Name: Burleigh Arland Grimes

Occupation: Baseball Player

Place Of Birth: WI

Date Of Birth: August 18, 1893

Date Of Death: December 6, 1985

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Burleigh Grimes was born on the 18th of August, 1893. He was known for being a Baseball Player. MLB pitcher who won 270 games during his long career. He led the National League in strikeouts in 1921 and helped the St. Louis Cardinals win a World Series Championship in 1931.

Burleigh Grimes was born in WI. As a child, he worked in a lumber mill for one dollar a day. He was the last pitcher in major league history who was allowed to throw a spitball.

Burleigh Grimes was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Burleigh Grimes was born in 1890s.

Burleigh Arland Grimes 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Burleigh Grimes was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Burleigh Arland Grimes
NICKNAME: Ol’ Stubblebeard



Zodiac Sign: Burleigh Grimes was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Burleigh Grimes was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Burleigh Grimes had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Burleigh Grimes’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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