William Shea bio

Birth Name: William Shea

Occupation: Lawyer

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: June21, 1907

Date Of Death: October 2, 1991

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

William Shea was born on the 21st of June, 1907. He was best known for being a Lawyer. While his actual occupation was a lawyer, he will forever be remembered as the founder of the Continental League in baseball. In his honor, the New York Mets ballpark for 45 years was named after him.

William Shea was born in New York. His earliest job was for a couple of state insurance bureaucracies and later he was asked my New York mayor Robert Wagner to organize a committee dedicated to getting baseball back in New York. He was essential in the establishment of the New York Islanders in hockey as well.

William Shea was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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William Shea was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

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

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William Shea was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME:William Shea
DEATH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: William Shea was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: William Shea was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: William Shea 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.

William Shea’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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