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Mickey Mantle (1931–1995)


Mickey Charles Mantle was born in Spavinaw, Oklahoma, on October 20, 1931, the son of a minor-league player who never made it to the big leagues and named him after Major Leaguer Mickey Cochrane. Mickey's father and grandfather -- who also never made it to the majors -- taught him how to play baseball, but more importantly also taught him how to ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 63) in Dallas, Texas, USA

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Known For

The Match Game
The Match Game Team Captain
(1966-1968)
1969 MLB All-Star Game
1969 MLB All-Star Game Himself - Color Commentator
(1969)

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 1980 The White Shadow (TV Series)
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 1962 Safe at Home!
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Guest on "Tom Cottle: Up Close". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 10 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 2 Interviews | 3 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Mickey 'The Mick' Mantle

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

During my 18 years I came to bat almost 10,000 times. I struck out about 1,700 times and walked maybe 1,800 times. You figure a ballplayer will average about 500 at-bats a season. That means I played 7 years without ever hitting the ball. See more »

Trivia:

He hit 536 home runs See more »

Nickname:

The Commerce Comet See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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Mickey's date of passing IS INCORRECT!!! gh6575
do you believe he's in heaven collins_479
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If only he had turned his life around earlier jimmyko92
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