Bob Gibson

United States

Bob Gibson Bio

Who is Bob Gibson

Robert Gibson better known as "Bob Gibson" played 17 seasons in the Major League Baseball (MLB) for St. Louis Cardinals. He took retirement in 1975.

Early Life (Childhood)

His father died three months before his birth. Since his childhood, he grew up with the passion of sports and played baseball and basketball during his high school years. Following his graduation, he received a full athletic scholarship for basketball to Creighton University.

Interesting Facts

Through his innate talent, he has maintained a pretty amount of bank balance. He has an estimated net worth of $20 million.

Personal Life

He married Charline Gibson in 1957. The husband and wife are separated after being seventeen years together in 1974. Following his divorce with Charline, he got married to Wendy Gibson. The couple reputedly got married in 1979 and are leading a happy life together.


Throughout his career, he tailed 251 wins, 3,117 strikeouts, and a 2.91 earned run average (ERA). Also, he won the Cy Young Awards and the 1968 National League (NL) Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award.


He is away from criticism in the media. Currently, he is not the part of any rumor or controversy.