Emmett Ashford

About Emmett Ashford

Birth Day: November 23, 1914
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
Birth Sign: Sagittarius

Emmett Ashford Net Worth

Emmett Ashford net worth and salary: Emmett Ashford is a Umpire who has a net worth of $49 Million. Emmett Ashford was born in Los Angeles, in November 23, 1914. First African-American umpire in Major League Baseball.
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💰Emmett Ashford Net worth: $49 Million (Updated at 15 March 2019)


First African-American umpire in Major League Baseball.

Before Fame

He sold magazines and worked as a cashier to get by in his youth.


He liked to wear flashy jewelry and fine clothes when off the baseball field, which many thought was inappropriate for an umpire.

Family Life

Got married to his sweetheart, Virginia.

Associated With

He was inspired to become the first black umpire by a radio announcement that Jackie Robinson had become the first black pro baseball player.