Famous Sports Hall of Fame Inductees
Baseball Player / 1919 - 1972
Jackie Robinson became the first African-American to play major league baseball, becoming Rookie of the Year in 1947, National League MVP in 1949 and a World Series champ in 1955.
Basketball Player / 1963 -
Michael Jordan is a former American basketball player who led the Bulls to six national championships and earned the NBA Most Valuable Player Award five times.
Civil Rights Activist, Baseball Player / 1934 -
Considered one of the best baseball players of all time, Hank Aaron broke Babe Ruth's home run record when he hit his 715th home run in 1974, before setting a new Major League Record with 755 home runs in the same year.
Got something to say?blog comments powered by Disqus
profile name: Jackie Robinson profile occupation: Baseball Player
profile id: 9358066
profile name: Michael Jordan profile occupation: Basketball Player
profile id: 9356150
profile name: Magic Johnson profile occupation: Basketball Player, Entrepreneur
profile id: 9326471
profile name: Dorothy Hamill profile occupation: Ice Skater
profile id: 9173497
profile name: Hank Aaron profile occupation: Civil Rights Activist, Baseball Player
profile id: 9243766
profile name: Wilt Chamberlain profile occupation: Basketball Player
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.
Your Friends' Connections
Other groups you may
be interested in
Some went where no man had gone before. Icons like Jacqueline Cochran, Mae C. Jemison, Annie Smith Peck and Zora Neale Hurston have held the torch for women to follow in the fields of anthropology, astronautics, aviation and mountain climbing. Take a look at some of the world’s top women adventurers and the terrains they’ve explored.
15 people in this group
8 people in this group
Of the storied Five Families of New York City's mafia, the Genovese family is one of the most powerful. It's believed the Genovese family provided some of the inspiration for Mario Puzo's The Godfather—both had roots in Corleone, Sicily. "Lucky" Luciano of the Genovese family first organized the Five Families in New York City, and those who came after him maintained the Genovese family status as mafia royalty.
2 people in this group