Richards, Paul

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Richards, Paul Gender: M
Paul Rapier Richards
born on 21 November 1908 at 02:00 (= 02:00 AM )
Place Waxahachie, Texas, 32n23, 96w51
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 28°38' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 27°52 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 24°05'

Paul Richards


American baseball player, manager, scout and executive in Major League Baseball. During his playing career, he was a catcher and right-handed batter with the Brooklyn Dodgers (1932), New York Giants (1933–1935), Philadelphia Athletics (1935) and Detroit Tigers (1943–1946). After retiring, he became the manager of the Chicago White Sox (1951–1954, 1976) and Baltimore Orioles (1955–1961). He also served as the General Manager for the Orioles, the Houston Colt .45s and the Atlanta Braves.

Richards died of a heart attack in Waxahachie, Texas on 4 May 1986 at the age of 77. In 1996, Richards was inducted into the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame. Paul Richards Park in Waxahachie has been named a Texas Historical Landmark.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Death by Heart Attack 4 May 1986 (Age 77)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Prize 1996 (Georgia Sports Hall of Fame)

Source Notes

Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file.


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Heart disease/attack
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Heart attack)
  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball (Catcher, right-handed batter)
  • Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner (Baseball team manager)
  • Vocation : Sports Business : Promoter/ Agent (Baseball scout)
  • Vocation : Sports Business : Other Sports Business (Baseball team executive)
  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (Georgia Sports)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (MLB player, 1932-1946)