This late 19th and early 20th-century business executive is best remembered for his ownership (from 1895-1902) of the New York Giants baseball team. He also headed such transportation businesses as the Wright Company (aviation) and the Interborough Rapid Transit Company (subway systems).
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|FULL NAME:||Andrew Freedman|
|BIRTH DATE:||September 1, 1860|
|AGE:||159 years old|
Andrew Freedman is a Sports Executive. After his death, his four-million-dollar Bronx estate (worth over ninety million dollars in modern currency) was designated a New York City Landmark. In the early 1890s, he assumed control of the Manhattan Athletic Club. Several years later, he purchased the New York Giants’ controlling interest for a sum of just over fifty thousand dollars.
DID YOU KNOW During his time as owner of the New York Giants, he frequently feuded with players. Pitcher Amos Rusie even refused to play for an entire season due to an ongoing conflict with Freedman.
FACT In 1902, he purchased a major share of the Baltimore Orioles, a baseball team that, at the time, included left fielder Joe Kelley among its ranks.
Currently, Andrew Freedman is 159 years old. He will celebrate his 160th birthday on a Saturday, September 1st. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Andrew Freedman’s zodiac sign is Virgo. According to astrologers, Virgo’s life pursuit is to do the right thing and a secret desire to love and be loved in return. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, books, nature, cleanliness and dislike rudeness, asking for help and taking center stage. The strengths of this sign are: loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, worry, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.
Andrew Freedman was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the year of the monkey love to make people laugh. They’re generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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