One of Puerto Rico's finest, Roberto Clemente. A true humanitarian...and a great baseball player who died bringing a plane full of aid goods to central America in 1972. He won the world series MVP award in 1971.
Recalling a Hero: Roberto Clemente Walker: Puerto Rican professional baseball player. Major League Baseball right fielder, played 18 seasons for Pittsburgh Pirates (1955 through 1972). Wikipedia https://www.rebelmouse.com/TookTheCollar/