thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: December 31, 1972
Roberto Clemente, Pirates outfielder, died in the crash of a cargo plane on mercy mission to Managua, Nicaragua. [Historic Pittsburgh]

thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: December 31, 1972

Roberto Clemente, Pirates outfielder, died in the crash of a cargo plane on mercy mission to Managua, Nicaragua. [Historic Pittsburgh]

mightyflynn:

June 7, 1947 – August 2, 1979
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