Smoky Burgess bio

Birth Name: Forrest Harrill Burgess

Occupation: Baseball Player

Place Of Birth: NC

Date Of Birth: February6, 1927

Date Of Death: September 15, 1991

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Smoky Burgess was born on the 6th of February, 1927. He was best known for being a Baseball Player. 9-time All-Star catcher whose career spanned from 1949 to 1967; won a World Series Championship with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1960.

Smoky Burgess was born in NC. He led the minor leagues in batting average in 1947. He became one of the MLB’s most successful pinch hitters of his era.

Smoky Burgess was a Aquarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Smoky Burgess 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.

Forrest Harrill Burgess 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.


Smoky’s Forrest Harrill Burgess attended

Caroleen (Caroleen, NC).


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

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Personal Life

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

Smoky Burgess was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Forrest Harrill Burgess
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: Smoky Burgess was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Smoky Burgess was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Smoky Burgess had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune 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.

Smoky Burgess’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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