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One of the most recognized black baseball players from the 1950’s to 1970’s, Hank Aaron began in the Negro American League and swiftly made his way to the all-star roster. An MVP and World Series winner, Baseball Hall-of-Famer, and twice awarded a Presidential medal, he left behind a sports legacy.
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The HistoryMakers on Martha's Vineyard June 21-23, 2023.
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