Updated at September 24, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team
Bill Veeck is best known as Baseball Player who has born on February 09, 1914 in Chicago, IL. Currently, Bill Veeck is 108 years, 7 months and 15 days old. Bill Veeck will celebrate 109th birthday on Thursday, 9th of February 2023. Below the countdown to Bill Veeck upcoming birthday.
American baseball player and owner also known as 'Sport Shirt Bill.'
He wrote several sports articles a day while growing up.
He was widely recognized for his publicity stunts to increase audience attendance at games.
His father William Veeck Sr. was a sportswriter.
In 1991, he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, 20 years after pitcher Satchel Paige .
Bill Veeck is 108 years old today.
Bill Veeck was born on February 09, 1914 in Chicago, IL.
Bill Veeck zodiac sign is Aquarius.
Bill Veeck was best known as Baseball Player.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Bill Veeck's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1951||Korean War: The two-day Geochang massacre begins as a battalion of the 11th Division of the South Korean Army kills 719 unarmed citizens in Geochang, in the South Gyeongsang district of South Korea|
|1959||The R-7 Semyorka, the first intercontinental ballistic missile, becomes operational at Plesetsk, USSR.|
|1964||The Beatles make their first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show, performing before a "record-busting" audience of 73 million viewers across the USA.|
|1965||The United States Marine Corps sends a MIM-23 Hawk missile battalion to South Vietnam, the first American troops in-country without an official advisory or training mission.|
|1971||The 6.5-6.7 Mw Sylmar earthquake hits the Greater Los Angeles Area with a maximum Mercalli intensity of XI (Extreme), killing 64 and injuring 2,000.|
|1971||Satchel Paige becomes the first Negro League player to be voted into the USA's Baseball Hall of Fame.|
|1971||Apollo program: Apollo 14 returns to Earth after the third manned Moon landing.|
|1975||The Soyuz 17 Soviet spacecraft returns to Earth.|
|1978||The Budd Company unveils its first SPV-2000 self-propelled railcar in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.|
|1986||Halley's Comet last appeared in the inner Solar System.|
|1991||Voters in Lithuania vote for independence.|
|1996||The Provisional Irish Republican Army declares the end to its 18-month ceasefire and explodes a large bomb in London's Canary Wharf, killing two people.|
|1996||Copernicium is discovered, by Sigurd Hofmann, Victor Ninov et al.|
|2016||Two passenger trains collided in the German town of Bad Aibling in the state of Bavaria. Twelve people died, and 85 others were injured.|
|2018||2018 Winter Olympics: opening ceremony is performed in Pyeongchang County in South Korea.|
|1985||The birth of David Gallagher, American actor|
|1987||The birth of Sam Coulson, English guitarist|
|1987||The birth of Michael B. Jordan, American actor|
|1987||The birth of Davide Lanzafame, Italian footballer|
|1987||The birth of Magdalena Neuner, German biathlete|
|1988||The birth of Lotte Friis, Danish swimmer|
|1989||The birth of Maxime Dufour-Lapointe, Canadian skier|
|1990||The birth of Tariq Sims, Australian-Fijian rugby league player|
|1991||The birth of Logan Ryan, American football player|
|1992||The birth of Kyle Feldt, Australian rugby league player|
|1992||The birth of Mitchell Frei, Australian rugby league player|
|1992||The birth of Avan Jogia, Canadian actor|
|1993||The birth of Niclas Füllkrug, German footballer|
|1995||The birth of André Burakovsky, Swedish ice hockey player|
|1995||The birth of Mario Pašalić, Croatian footballer|
|2013||The death of Richard Artschwager, American painter, illustrator, and sculptor (b. 1923)|
|2013||The death of Keiko Fukuda, Japanese-American martial artist and trainer (b. 1913)|
|2013||The death of Jimmy Smyth, Irish hurler (b. 1931)|
|2014||The death of Gabriel Axel, Danish actor, director, and producer (b. 1918)|
|2014||The death of Hal Herring, American football player and coach (b. 1924)|
|2014||The death of Logan Scott-Bowden, English general (b. 1920)|
|2015||The death of Liu Han, Chinese businessman and philanthropist (b. 1965)|
|2015||The death of Ed Sabol, American film producer, co-founded NFL Films (b. 1916)|
|2016||The death of Sushil Koirala, Nepalese politician, 37th Prime Minister of Nepal (b. 1939)|
|2016||The death of Zdravko Tolimir, Bosnian Serb military commander (b. 1948)|
|2017||The death of André Salvat, French Army colonel (b. 1920)|
|2018||The death of Reg E. Cathey, American actor of stage, film, and television (b. 1958)|
|2018||The death of Nebojša Glogovac, Serbian actor (b. 1969)|
|2018||The death of Jóhann Jóhannsson, Icelandic composer (b. 1969)|
|2018||The death of John Gavin, American actor and United States ambassador to Mexico (b.1931)|
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