Carl Furillo bio

Birth Name: Carl Anthony Furillo

Occupation: Baseball Player

Place Of Birth: Pennsylvania

Date Of Birth: March8, 1922

Date Of Death: January 21, 1989

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Carl Furillo was born on the 8th of March, 1922. He was best known for being a Baseball Player. Two-time All-Star right fielder nicknamed The Reading Rifle who spent his entire MLB career as a member of the Dodgers organization in both Brooklyn and Los Angeles. He was the National League’s batting champion in 1953 and won the World Series with the team in 1955 and 1959.

Carl Furillo was born in Pennsylvania. He dropped out of school in the eighth grade and got his start playing professional baseball in the Interstate League. After retiring from baseball in 1960, he owned and ran his own butcher shop in Queens.

Carl Furillo was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Carl Furillo 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.

Carl Anthony Furillo 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Carl Furillo was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Carl Anthony Furillo
NICKNAME:Skoonj, The Reading Rifle
BIRTH DAY:Wednesday
DEATH DAY:Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Carl Furillo was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Carl Furillo was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

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

Carl Furillo’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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