Hammerin’ Hank Aaron was an icon in major league baseball. He broke Babe Ruth’s home run record in April of 1974. He stared out in the Negro League with the Indianapolis Clowns, where he was a World Series Champion. He was then a member of the Braves, first in Milwaukie and later Atlanta, for most of his career. He was elected to the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982.

The baseball legend passed away on Friday, January 22nd 2021, According to a statement released by the Atlanta Braves. According to the organization Aaron passed away at his home at the age of 86.