Roger Maris bio

Birth Name: Roger Eugene Maris

Occupation: Baseball Player

Place Of Birth: MN

Date Of Birth: September 10, 1934

Date Of Death: December 14, 1985

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Roger Maris was born on the 10th of September, 1934. He was best known for being a Baseball Player. Yankees slugger who was named American League MVP in 1960 and 1961 and beat out Mickey Mantle for Babe Ruth ‘s home run record in 1961. His single season home run record of 61 stood for 37 years until Mark McGwire hit 70 in 1998.

Roger Maris was born in MN. He set Shanley High School’s record for most kick off return touchdowns scored in a game with four. He was a 7-time MLB All-Star and won 3 World Series titles with the Yankees.

Roger Maris was a Virgo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Roger Maris 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.

Roger Eugene Maris 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.


Roger’s Roger Eugene Maris attended Bishop Shanley (Fargo, ND).


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

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Personal Life

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

Roger Maris was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Roger Eugene Maris
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Roger Maris 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: Roger Maris was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Roger Maris 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.

Roger Maris’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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