Roberto Clemente was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973.
Roberto Clemente threw out 269 runners in his 18-year career.
Roberto Clemente was the 1971 Babe Ruth Award winner.
Roberto Clemente won the 1966 NL MVP Award
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Roberto Clemente's career, and life was cut short in a plane crash on December 31, 1972 while delivering supplies to victims of an earthquake in Nicaragua. The five year waiting time was waived, and Roberto Clemente was Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1973.
Roberto Clemente died in a plane crash bringing emergency supplies to Nicaraguan, earthquake victims on December 31, 1972.
Roberto Clemente was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1973 by a special Election. After his death in 1972 the five year waiting period was waived.