When did Roberto Clemente die ?

Answer Professional baseball player and humanitarian Roberto Clemente died in a plane crash off the coast of Puerto Rico on Dec. 31, 1972, as he was taking relief supplies to earthquake-damaged Nicaragua.... Read More »

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What did Roberto Clemente do for a living?

Roberto Clemente was a professional baseball player who played for the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1955 to 1972. Clemente died in a plane crash in December 1972 while on a humanitarian-relief trip to N... Read More »

What did Roberto Clemente accomplish?

Roberto Clemente’s accomplishments with baseball’s Pittsburgh Pirates include winning the National League batting title four times, the 1996 NL Most Valuable Player Award and the MVP of the 197... Read More »

What college did Roberto Clemente attend?

Roberto Clemente did not attend college. Born in 1934, he was playing baseball professionally while still a teenager. Clemente made his major league debut with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1955 at age... Read More »

When did Roberto Clemente join the military?

Roberto Clemente, a Hall of Fame outfielder with the Pittsburgh Pirates, entered the Marine Corps Reserves on Sept. 12, 1958. Clemente, an infantryman, served on active duty until 1959 and he remai... Read More »