BirthdayMarch 19, 1927
BirthplaceTilden, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Richie Ashburn

    Full name: Richie Ashburn
    Also known as: Richie Ashburn, Ashburn, Richie
    Professions: American baseball player

  2. Richie Ashburn Measurements

    Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)

  3. Richie Ashburn Death information

    Died: Tuesday, 9th of September, 1997 (Age: 70)

  4. Richie Ashburn Biography

    Don Richard "Richie" Ashburn (March 19, 1927 – September 9, 1997), also known by the nicknames, "Putt-Putt", "The Tilden Flash", and "Whitey" due to his light-blond hair, was an American center fielder in Major League Baseball. He was born in Tilden, Nebraska (some sources give his full middle name as "Richie"). From his youth on a farm, he grew up to become a professional outfielder and veteran broadcaster for the Philadelphia Phillies and one of the most beloved sports figures in Philadelphia history. He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1995.

  5. Richie Ashburn Family

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