Paige, Woody

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Name
Paige, Woody Gender: M
Woodrow Wilson Paige, Jr.
born on 27 June 1946 at 16:30 (= 4:30 PM )
Place Memphis, Tennessee, 35n09, 90w03
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 05°38' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 18°19 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 00°04'



Biography

American sports columnist for The Denver Post, author, and a regular panelist on the ESPN sports-talk program Around the Horn. He was also a co-host of Cold Pizza and its spin-off show 1st and 10 until November 4, 2006, when it was announced that Paige would return to the Post. Paige is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Selection Committee and is a Baseball Hall of Fame voter.

After the suicide of Denver Broncos wide receiver Kenny McKinley in 2010, Paige wrote a column in the Post where he detailed his attempt to take his own life in 2002, and the intervention that prevented it.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes place of birth from a newspaper article stating he is "A native of Memphis, Tenn." ("Woody Paige appointed executive sports editor," Denver Post, 8 February 1990); and date and time from him in a news report, "By most reliable accounts, I was born at 4:30 p.m. on June 27, 1946, - probably not in a manger, but in the deep, infested South." ("Happy Hawaii Five-O," by Woody Paige, Denver Post, 27 June 1996, p. C-01.

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist (sport)

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