Don Drysdale

Don Drysdale bio

Birth Name: Donald Scott Drysdale

Occupation: Baseball Player

Place Of Birth: Los Angeles

Date Of Birth: July 23, 1936

Date Of Death: July 3, 1993

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Don Drysdale was born on the 23rd of July, 1936. He was known for being a Baseball Player. Hall of Fame Dodgers pitcher who once threw six shutouts in a row. He was selected to 9 All-Star games, helped lead the Dodgers to 3 World Series Championships and won the 1962 Cy Young Award.

Don Drysdale was born in Los Angeles. He was classmates with Robert Redford, while attending Van Nuys High School. After retiring, he became a sports broadcaster on radio and TV.

Don Drysdale was a Leo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Don Drysdale was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Donald Scott Drysdale is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Don’s Donald Scott Drysdale attended Van Nuys (Van Nuys, CA) and UCLA.


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

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Personal Life

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

Don Drysdale was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Donald Scott Drysdale
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Don Drysdale 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: Don Drysdale was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Don Drysdale 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.

Don Drysdale’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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