🏆⚾Bill Freehan -- is 78 in the year 2019 and 79 in the year 2020; b.11/29/1941
Names/Places: RN:William Ashley Freehan
Misc: 5x Gold Glove
🏆⚾Howard Johnson -- is 59 in the year 2019 and 60 in the year 2020; b.11/29/1960
Names/Places: NN: HoJo
🏆⚾Mariano Rivera -- is 50 in the year 2019 and 51 in the year 2020; b.11/29/1969 N.S.
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher, Panamaian
Misc: MLB record 652 career saves; World Series MVP 1999, AL LCS MVP 2003, All Star MVP 2013, 13x All-Star, 5x World Series champ; Yankees number 42 retired
Sports Teams: New York Yankees (1995-2013)
🏆🏌⚾🏈Vincent "Vin" Scully -- is 92 in the year 2019 and 93 in the year 2020; b.11/29/1927
Hall of Famer, Golf Commentator, Baseball Announcer, Football Announcer
Names/Places: b. in Bronx
Misc: baseball, football, & golf announcer; Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1982; broadcasted games for 67 years, ending on October 2, 2016
Sports Teams: Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers (announcer)
TV Shows: CBS Sports, NBC Sports
🏆⚾Dick McAuliffe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/29/1939 d.5/13/2016 N.S. (76)
🏆⚾"Minnie" Minoso -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/29/1924 d.3/1/2015 (90)
MLB Player, Cuban
Misc: 3x Gold Glove
🏆⚾🏈🏀⚽🏒Bob Wolff -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/29/1920 N.S. d.7/15/2017 N.S. (96)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Announcer, Football Announcer, Basketball Announcer, Soccer Announcer, Hockey Announcer
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1995; in the National Sportscastsrs and Sportswriters Halls of Fame among other Hall of Fames.
Sports Teams: Washington Seanators, Minnesota Twins, New York Knicks, New York Rangers, Detroit Pistons, Baltimore Colts, Washington Redskins, Cleveland Browns, Tampa Bay Rowdies
TV Shows: NBC Sports
🏆⚾Vic Power -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/1/1927 d.11/29/2005 (78)
MLB First Baseman, Puerto Rican
Misc: 7x Gold Glove (1958-1964); one of the first Hispanic players in the major leagues
For a full list of events covering 27 categories including the Today in Music, Sports, and Entertainment subjects,
please purchase the davesdatebook CD.
Please Click Here for information.
Thank you for your patronage.