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Warren Crandall Giles

Warren Crandall Giles, American baseball executive. member Major League Executive Council, 1948-1969. Chairman board directors National Baseball Hall of Fame, 1971-1979.; Member American Legion, Dayanand Anglo-Vedic, Ohio Philosophical and History Society.

Background

  • Giles, Warren Crandall was born on May 28, 1896 in Tiskilwa, Illinois, United States. Son of William Francis and Isabelle (Slattery) Giles.

  • Education

    • Student Jubilee College, Oak Hill, Illinois, 1912-1913, Staunton (Virginia) Military Academy, 1914-1916.

    Career

    • July 1943); 1 son, William Yale. President, Rochester (New York) Baseball Club, 1928-1936. Vice president Cincinnati Baseball Club, 1937-1947, president, 1948-1977.

      President International League, 1936. President National League Professional Baseball Clubs, 1951-1970, president emeritus, 1971-1979. Member Major League Executive Council, 1948-1969.

      Chairman board directors National Baseball Hall of Fame, 1971-1979.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Major League Executive Council, 1948-1969. Chairman board directors National Baseball Hall of Fame, 1971-1979. Member American Legion, Dayanand Anglo-Vedic, Ohio Philosophical and History Society.

    Clubs: Variety, Cuvier Press, Queen City (Cincinnati).

    Connections

    • Married Mabel Jane Skinner, October 29, 1932 (deceased.
    • father: William Francis Giles
    • mother: Isabelle (Slattery) Giles
    • spouse: Mabel Jane Skinner
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    Born March 28, 1896
    Died February 7, 1979
    (aged 82)
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