According to Baseball Almanac, the youngest player to be 'put' into the Hall of Fame was Sandy Koufax, who was 36 years, 0 months, and 21 days old. Second youngest was Lou Gehrig who was 36 years, 5 months, 19 days old.
Robinson won the Rookie of the Year award and the Most Valuable Player award during his career. He was also elected to the Hall of Fame.
Sandy Koufa was a well known American Baseball player who was left-handed. Sandy Koufa was documented as being the youngest baseball player to be elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, Sandy was only 36 when this occurred.
Gale Sayers was the youngest player inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame. He achieved this honor when he was only 34 years old.
Baseball player Hank Aaron has won the Presidential Medal of Freedom and the Lou Gehrig Memorial Award. He was also inducted in the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Yes, Ted Williams
The first hispanic baseball player elected into the Hall of Fame was Roberto Clemente in 1973.
He is voted in by the Hall of Fame selection committee or the Baseball Writers Association of America.
All members of the baseball Hall of Fame had some relationship with baseball either as a player, executive or baseball writer.
Grammy Hall of Fame Award was created in 1973.