The First Negro League Champion: The 1920 Chicago American Giants, edited by Frederick C. Bush and Bill Nowlin

John Reese

This article was written by Robert P. Nash

The First Negro League Champion: The 1920 Chicago American Giants, edited by Frederick C. Bush and Bill Nowlin

This biography appears in The First Negro League Champion: The 1920 Chicago American Giants (SABR, 2022), edited by Frederick C. Bush and Bill Nowlin. Click here to download the free e-book edition or save 50% off the paperback edition.

Full Name

John Edward Reese

Born

April 19, 1895 at Pensacola, FL (USA)

Died

October 5, 1966 at Washington, DC (USA)

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