Cool Papa Bell

Baseball player Cool Papa Bell Full Name: Cool Papa Bell [James Bell]
Nationality: American

Profession: Baseball player
Why Famous: He was a player in the Baseball Negro League from 1922 to 1950 and was considered by many as one of the fastest base runner ever to play the game.

Born: May 17, 1903
Star Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Starkville, Mississippi, USA

Died: March 7, 1991 (aged 87)
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Historical Events in the Life of Cool Papa Bell

  • 1974-02-13 James 'Cool Papa' Bell is named to baseball's Hall of Fame

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