Elston Gene Howard Net Worth

Elston Gene Howard Net Worth is
$1.2 Million

Elston Gene Howard Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Elston Gene Howard (February 23, 1929 – December 14, 1980) was an American professional baseball catcher, left fielder and coach. During a 14-year baseball career, he played in the Negro Leagues and Major League Baseball from 1948 through 1968, primarily for the New York Yankees. He also played for the Kansas City Monarchs and the Boston Red Sox.The first African American player on the Yankees roster, he was named the American League's Most Valuable Player for the 1963 pennant winners after finishing third in the league in slugging average and fifth in home runs, becoming the first black player in AL history to win the honor. He won Gold Glove Awards in 1963 and 1964, in the latter season setting AL records for putouts and total chances in a season. His lifetime fielding percentage of .993 was a major league record from 1967 to 1973, and he retired among the AL career leaders in putouts (7th, 6,447) and total chances (9th, 6,977).One of the most regular World Series participants in history, he appeared in ten of them, winning six, and ranks among Series career leaders in several categories. His lifetime slugging average of .427 ranked fourth among AL catchers at the time of his retirement.

Date Of BirthFebruary 23, 1929
Died1980-12-14
Place Of BirthSt. Louis, Missouri, USA
Height6' 2" (1.88 m)
ProfessionActor
Star SignPisces
#Fact
1In 1964 led the American League in fielding percentage for catchers (.998).
2Made major league debut on 14 April 1955.
3Catcher (and outfielder early in his career) with the New York Yankees (1955-1967[start]) and Boston Red Sox(1967[end]-1968).

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
It's My Turn1980Elston Howard

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Way It Was1977TV SeriesHimself
The Ed Sullivan Show1960-1969TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Audience Bow
1967 World Series1967TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Boston Red Sox Catcher
1964 World Series1964TV Mini-SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Catcher
1964 MLB All-Star Game1964TV SpecialHimself - AL Catcher
The Jimmy Dean Show1963TV SeriesHimself
1963 World Series1963TV Mini-SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Catcher
1963 MLB All-Star Game1963TV SpecialHimself - AL Catcher
1962 World Series1962TV SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Catcher
1961 World Series1961TV Mini-SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Catcher
1961 MLB All-Star Game1961TV SpecialHimself - AL catcher
1960 World Series1960TV Mini-SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Catcher / Himself - New York Yankees Pinch Hitter
1958 World Series1958TV Mini-SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Left Fielder / Himself - New York Yankees Pinch Hitter
1957 World Series1957TV Mini-SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Pinch Hitter / Himself - New York Yankees First Baseman / First Baseman
1956 World Series1956TV SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Left Fielder
1955 World Series1955TV Mini-SeriesHimself - New York Yankees Left Fielder / Himself - New York Yankees Right Fielder / Left Fielder / ...

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History2001Video documentaryHimself

Known for movies

Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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