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Charlie Root
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Birth Date:March 17, 1899
Astrology Sign:Pisces
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Died Date:November 5, 1970

Occupation:Baseball Player

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Charlie Root

Biography:Charlie Root (March 17, 1899 - November 5, 1970) was an American right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball for the Chicago Cubs for sixteen seasons from 1926 to 1941. He holds the club record for career wins with 201.

Born in Middletown, Ohio, Root began his career on April 18, 1923 with the St. Louis Browns. On October 1, 1932, he threw the pitch that Babe Ruth allegedly predicted he would hit into the seats in the 1932 World Series at Wrigley Field in Chicago (see: Babe Ruth's Called Shot).

His best season was in 1927, where he won 26 games and lost 15. He went to 4 World Series with the Cubs and lost all 4.

He died at age 71 in Hollister, California.

Root's name gives rise to the name used for many "root" system accounts under the UNIX operating system.

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

Charlie Root's Personality Tarot Card Justice - Personality Card

Birthday: March 17, 1899

Balance, wisdom and a need for rational, logical solutions.

Charlie Root's Character Tarot Card The High Priestess - Character Card

Birthday: March 17, 1899

Wisdom, secrets to be revealed, and the development of intuition.

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

Charlie Root's Growth Tarot Card The Empress

Birthday: March 17, 2017

Abundance, fruitfulness and fertility; perhaps marriage or children.




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