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DeadBorn: 10/21/1928 in New York, New York, USA
Full name: Edward Charles "Whitey" Ford
Nickname: The Chairman of the Board
Noted For: pitcher; member of the New York Yankees (1950, 1953-64). Holds the record for most World Series wins (10), strikeouts (94), games started (22), and innings pitched (146). Won the American League Cy Young award (1961); elected to the Hall of Fame (1974).
Also see this person's photo entry in our Dead or Alive Data Base.