By: Charles Green
Birth, Death, and Family
Satchel "Leroy" Paige was born on July 7, 1906 in Alabama. He was the 7th of 12 children born to John and Lula Coleman. Paige married 3 wife's, Janet Howard, Lucy Luz, and Lahoma Brown. Satchel Paige died on June 8th at the age of 75 because of a heart attack.