Charlie Gehringer bio

Birth Name: Charles Leonard Gehringer

Occupation: Baseball Player

Place Of Birth: MI

Date Of Birth: May10, 1903

Date Of Death: January 21, 1993

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Charlie Gehringer was born on the 10th of May, 1903. He was best known for being a Baseball Player. Hall of Fame second baseman and 1937 American League MVP who played his entire 19-year career with the Detroit Tigers. He helped lead the Tigers to a World Series Championship in 1935 and retired with 2,839 hits and a .320 batting average.

Charlie Gehringer was born in MI. He was discovered by the Detroit Tigers while playing baseball for the University of Michigan. He was so quiet that his former manager Mickey Cochrane once commented that he said “hello” at the beginning of the season and “Goodbye” at the end of the season and nothing more.

Charlie Gehringer was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Charles Leonard Gehringer 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".


Charlie’s Charles Leonard Gehringer attended Fowlerville (Fowlerville, MI) and University of Michigan.


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

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Personal Life

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

Charlie Gehringer was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Charles Leonard Gehringer
NICKNAME:The Mechanical Man
DEATH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Charlie Gehringer was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Charlie Gehringer was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Charlie Gehringer had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Charlie Gehringer’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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