Leo Durocher

Leo Durocher bio

Birth Name: Leo Ernest Durocher

Occupation: Baseball Manager

Place Of Birth: West Springfield

Date Of Birth: July 27, 1905

Date Of Death: October 7, 1991

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Leo Durocher was born on the 27th of July, 1905. He was known for being a Baseball Manager. Hall of Fame manager who was nicknamed ‘The Lip,’ for his habit of talking back to everyone.

Leo Durocher was born in West Springfield. He was the starting shortstop in the first televised major league baseball game on August 26, 1939. He coined the phrase ‘Nice guys finish last.’

Leo Durocher was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Leo Durocher was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

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

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Personal Life

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

Leo Durocher was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Leo Ernest Durocher
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Leo Durocher 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: Leo Durocher was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Leo Durocher 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.

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

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