Hank Aaron, the best there ever was!!! The book on how to pitch Hank read . . . "Hopefully no one is on base when he comes up."
Hank Aaron, photo taken by George Silk, 1957.
Henry "Hank" Aaron, Right Field, Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves
Hank Aaron and Willie Mays
April 8, 1974, Hank Aaron of the Atlanta Braves hits his 715th career homerun, breaking the record set by Babe Ruth in 1935.
Atlanta Braves outfielder Hank Aaron and Ali in Los Angeles, 1969
life: Happy birthday, Hank Aaron. Hank Aaron spoke with LIFE.com about teammates and rivals who made his playing days so satisfying and so downright fun for so many years — read it here. (George Silk—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)
The real hero of home runs is Hank Aaron!
Henry Aaron - "Hammerin' Hank", 1957 The Greatest Home Run Hitter of all time. Period.