Roy Campanella Net Worth
Roy Campanella made money by Authors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Roy Campanella earned $80 Million. Exact sum is $80000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: November 19, 1921, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Death date: June 26, 1993, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
Birth place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Height:5 8 (1.73 m)
Education: Simon Gratz High School
Children: Roy Campanella II
Awards: National League Most Valuable Player Award
Wikipedia Source: Roy Campanella
Roy Campanella, nicknamed Campy, was an American baseball player, primarily as a catcher. The Philadelphia native played for the Negro leagues and Mexican League for several seasons before moving into the minor leagues in 1946. He made his Major League Baseball debut in 1948. His playing career ended in 1958 when he was paralyzed by an automobile accident. Widely considered to have been one of the greatest catchers of the history of the game, Campanella played for the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s and 1950s. After his playing career, Campanella held positions in scouting and community relations with the Dodgers. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1969.