Emmett Ashford

Emmett Ashford bio

Birth Name: Emmett Ashford

Occupation: Umpire

Place Of Birth: Los Angeles

Date Of Birth: November 23, 1914

Date Of Death: March 1, 1980

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Emmett Ashford was born on the 23rd of November, 1914. He was popular for being a Umpire. First African-American umpire in Major League Baseball.

Emmett Ashford was born in Los Angeles. He sold magazines and worked as a cashier to get by in his youth. He liked to wear flashy jewelry and fine clothes when off the baseball field, which many thought was inappropriate for an umpire.

Emmett Ashford was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Emmett Ashford was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Emmett Ashford 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".


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

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Personal Life

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

Emmett Ashford was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Emmett Ashford
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Emmett Ashford 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: Emmett Ashford was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Emmett Ashford 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.

Emmett Ashford’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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