Earl Weaver was an iconic American professional baseball manager and player best remembered for managing the Baltimore Orioles of the Major League Baseball (MLB) for almost two decades, during which he led the team to win the 1970 World Series. Besides his successful managerial career, he also had an impressive career as a sports broadcaster with ABC.
He was born to Ethel Genevieve Wakefield and Earl Milton Weaver. He got married to Marianna Osgood in 1964. The couple stayed married for 49 years.
As a professional player, he never achieved his dream of playing in Major League Baseball.
In 1996, he received his induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
In 1982, the Orioles retired the number 4 jersey in his honor.
was a famous American baseball player, coach and announcer,
who was born on
August 14, 1930. As a person born on this date, Earl Weaver is listed in our database as the 15th
most popular celebrity for the day (August 14) and the 33rd most popular for the year (1930).
People born on August 14
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Earl Weaver is the 461st most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Earl Weaver's birthday, Earl Weaver is the 3050th most famous American and ranks 59th in famous people born in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
In general, Earl Weaver ranks as the 5540th
most popular famous person, and the 49th most popular baseball player of all time.
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