Nap Lajoie

Nap Lajoie bio

Birth Name: Napoleon Lajoie

Occupation: Baseball Player

Place Of Birth: Woonsocket

Date Of Birth: September 5, 1874

Date Of Death: February 7, 1959

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Nap Lajoie was born on the 5th of September, 1874. He was known for being a Baseball Player. Slick-hitting second baseman who was one of the biggest stars in baseball at the turn of the century, collecting 3,252 hits during his 21-year career. He became the first player in baseball history to have a team named after him: the Cleveland Bronchos became the Cleveland Naps.

Nap Lajoie was born in Woonsocket. He dropped out of school at a young age to work and help support his family. He won the American League home run title in 1901.

Nap Lajoie was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Nap Lajoie was born in 1870s.

Napoleon Lajoie 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".


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Nap Lajoie was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Napoleon Lajoie
NICKNAME: Larry, Poli
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Nap Lajoie was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Nap Lajoie was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Nap Lajoie had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Nap Lajoie’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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