Hodges, Gil

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Hodges, Gil Gender: M
Gilbert Raymond Hodges
born on 4 April 1924 at 04:05 (= 04:05 AM )
Place Princeton, Indiana, 38n21, 87w34
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 14°22' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 15°41 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 07°24'

Gil Hodges


American baseball player and manager who was the slugging star of the outstanding teams assembled by the Brooklyn Dodgers between 1947-1957. At his peak, he was one of the finest first basemen, as well as an exceptional hitter; he hit his 370th home run in 1961.

Transplanted along with the rest of the Dodgers to Los Angeles in 1958, he moved back to his New York turf to play with the Mets in 1962. Hodges was a popular selection for any team he played on as he was well-liked and respected; he was known as one of the nicest guys around.

He was married in 1928 and had four kids.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Robinson, Jackie (1919) (born 31 January 1919). Notes: Brooklyn Dodgers teammates, 1947-1956
  • associate relationship with Stevens, Ed (born 12 January 1925). Notes: Brooklyn Dodgers co-players, 1947


  • Relationship : Marriage 1928 (Four kids)
  • Family : Change residence 1958 (New York to L.A.)
  • Family : Change residence 1962 (L.A. to New York)

Source Notes

B.R. in hand from Steinbrecher

Sy Scholfield quotes same data from the biography, "Gil Hodges: The Brooklyn Bums, the Miracle Mets, and the Extraordinary Life of a Baseball Legend" by Tom Clavin and Danny Peary (Penguin, 2012): "Gil Ray Hodges was delivered ... at 4:05 am. on April 4, 1924."


  • Traits : Personality : Loved by all (Nice, well-liked)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Four)
  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession