As per our current Database, Joe Black has been died on May 17, 2002 (age 78).
When Joe Black die, Joe Black was 78 years old.
Joe Black’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.
Joe Black was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.
Former professional right-handed pitcher who played in the Negro Leagues and the major leagues.
He graduated from Morgan State University, where he played baseball on scholarship.
He became the first black pitcher to win a game in the World Series, a complete game victory against the New York Yankees in 1952.
His sister Ruby was so overcome with emotion when he beat the Yankees in the World Series that she fainted in the stands.
He played alongside Jackie Robinson on the Brooklyn Dodgers.