|Born: February 5, 1934|
|Died: January 22, 2021 (aged 86)|
|April 13, 1954, for the Milwaukee Braves|
|Last MLB appearance|
|October 3, 1976, for the Milwaukee Brewers|
|Runs batted in||2,297|
Major League Baseball
|Career highlights and awards|
|Member of the National|
|Baseball Hall of Fame|
|Vote||97.83% (first ballot)|
Henry Louis Aaron (February 5, 1934 – January 22, 2021) was a professional baseball player who played right field. He played baseball professionally for 22 years and hit 755 home runs. Even though he has 755 home runs in his career, he never hit 50 or more in a season. He was selected for 25 All-Star games. He was put into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982. Hank Aaron was born in Mobile, Alabama.
References[change | change source]
- Health experts urge confidence in vaccine after superstar’s death, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Jan 22 2021
- "Baseball icon Hank Aaron dead at age 86". al. January 22, 2021.
- Tribune, EMEA. "Baseball legend Hank Aaron has died at the age of 86". Latest Breaking News From US, Europe & World. Retrieved January 22, 2021.
- Kephart, Tim (January 22, 2021). "Hall of Famer Henry "Hank" Aaron dies at 86". CBS46.com. CBS46. Retrieved January 22, 2021.
- CNN, David Close, Wayne Sterling and Ray Sanchez. "Hank Aaron, baseball legend and former home run king, dies at 86". CNN. Retrieved January 22, 2021.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Hank Aaron at Wikimedia Commons
- Baseball-Reference.com - career statistics and analysis
- Hank Aaron at Baseball Aha Archived 2009-07-27 at the Wayback Machine