Leroey "Sachel" Paige

Famous Missourian By: Brynn Devers

The begining...

LeRoy "Satchel" Paige was born July 7, 1906 in Mobile, Alabama. He was the 7th of twelve kids whose parents were John and Lula Coleman Paige. His father was ussaly unimployed so he and his famaly lived in povertey

The end...

Leroy "Satchel" Paige died June 8, 1982, He was 75. He had an amazing life and was the first black in the major leages.