Roberto Clemente

1934 - 1972

Roberto Clemente

Roberto Enrique Clemente Walker (Spanish pronunciation: [roˈβeɾto enˈrike kleˈmente (g)walˈkeɾ]; August 18, 1934 – December 31, 1972) was a Puerto Rican professional baseball right fielder who played 18 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Pittsburgh Pirates. He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973, becoming both the first Latin American and Caribbean player to be enshrined. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roberto Clemente has received more than 3,402,679 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12th most popular baseball player.

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Among baseball players, Roberto Clemente ranks 12 out of 36Before him are Hank Aaron, Ichiro Suzuki, Ty Cobb, Mickey Mantle, Ted Williams, and Yogi Berra. After him are Sandy Koufax, Willie Mays, Barry Bonds, Alex Rodriguez, Nolan Ryan, and Walter Johnson.

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Among people born in 1934, Roberto Clemente ranks 206Before him are Enrique Collar, Audre Lorde, Pat Boone, Maureen Connolly, Adolf Merckle, and Ružica Sokić. After him are Timothy West, Mahbub ul Haq, Marc Rich, Karl-Josef Rauber, Ian Richardson, and Sergio Balanzino. Among people deceased in 1972, Roberto Clemente ranks 111Before him are August Zaleski, Alfred Schmidt, Jóhannes Sveinsson Kjarval, Bernabé Ferreyra, Ennio Flaiano, and Bruce Cabot. After him are František Čáp, Gottfried Fuchs, Marianne Moore, Abraham Joshua Heschel, Maximus V of Constantinople, and Abeid Karume.

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In Puerto Rico

Among people born in Puerto Rico, Roberto Clemente ranks 7 out of 31Before him are Benicio del Toro (1967), José Feliciano (1945), Joaquin Phoenix (1974), Amaury Nolasco (1970), Luis Guzmán (1956), and Emiliano Mercado del Toro (1891). After him are Pedro Morales (1942), Luis Aponte Martínez (1922), Don Omar (1978), Luis Miguel (1970), Chayanne (1968), and Roselyn Sánchez (1973).