Richie Ashburn

Richie Ashburn bio

Birth Name: Don Richard Ashburn

Occupation: Baseball Player

Place Of Birth: NE

Date Of Birth: March 19, 1927

Date Of Death: September 9, 1997

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Richie Ashburn was born on the 19th of March, 1927. He was known for being a Baseball Player. Hall of Fame center fielder who was a 6-time All-Star and 2-time National League batting champion. He became a longtime sports broadcaster after retirement.

Richie Ashburn was born in NE. He was nicknamed Putt-Putt by Ted Williams . His #1 Jersey was retired by the Philadelphia Phillies.

Richie Ashburn was a Pisces and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Richie Ashburn was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Don Richard Ashburn 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.


Richie’s Don Richard Ashburn attended Tilden (Tilden, NE).


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

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Personal Life

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

Richie Ashburn was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Don Richard Ashburn
NICKNAME: Whitey, Put Put
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Richie Ashburn was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Richie Ashburn was born in the Year of the Dragon. 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: Richie Ashburn had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Richie Ashburn’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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