Cool Papa Bell

Baseball player Cool Papa Bell

Full Name: James Bell
Profession: Baseball player

United States of America

Biography: Played in the Baseball Negro League from 1922 to 1950 and was considered by many as one of the fastest base runner's ever to play the game.

Born: May 17, 1903
Birthplace: Starkville, Mississippi, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus

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

Historical Events

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

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