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Cal Ripken, Jr.
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Birth Date:August 24, 1960
Astrology Sign:Virgo
Chinese Sign:Rat - Yin
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Occupation:Baseball Player

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Cal Ripken, Jr.

Biography:Cal Ripken, Jr. (born August 24, 1960 in Havre de Grace, Maryland) is a former shortstop and third baseman in Major League Baseball. Cal played his entire career for the Baltimore Orioles from 1981 to 2001. He was raised in Aberdeen, Maryland and attended Aberdeen High School (as did his brother Billy Ripken), a town near Havre de Grace, in a baseball family. His father, Cal Sr., was a long-time coach in baseball who managed the Orioles in the late 1980s. His brother, Billy Ripken, played second base for various teams, including the Orioles. He has two other siblings, Ellie and Fred. He is married to Kelly Geer and has a daughter, Rachel, born in 1989 and a son, Ryan, born in 1993.

Ripken was known as baseball's "Iron Man", playing in a record 2,632 straight games, spanning sixteen seasons, from (May 30, 1982 - September 20, 1998). He played his 2131st consecutive game on September 6, 1995, breaking the 56-year-old record set by the "Iron Horse" New York Yankee first baseman Lou Gehrig.

Chinese Horoscope for Cal Ripken, Jr.
Includes characteristics and Vices
Cal Ripken, Jr.'s Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: January 28, 1960 - February 14, 1961
Birthday: August 24, 1960

The Rat is a Yin,
and is the First sign of the Chinese horoscope.

Intellectual Skill
Thirst for Power

Personality and Character Cards:
Numerology is used to calculate tarot cards

Cal Ripken, Jr.'s Personality Tarot Card The Hanged Man - Personality Card

Birthday: August 24, 1960

A sacrifice must be made in order to gain something of great value.

Cal Ripken, Jr.'s Character Tarot Card The Empress - Character Card

Birthday: August 24, 1960

Abundance, fruitfulness and fertility; perhaps marriage or children.

This year's Growth Tarot Card
Based on this year's birthday

Cal Ripken, Jr.'s Growth Tarot Card The Lovers

Birthday: August 24, 2017

A relationship or love affair with a trial or choice involved.




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