answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

In 1962, Jackie Robinson became the first African American Baseball player to be elected into the National Hall of Fame. He was also the very first African American player to play in the National Baseball league.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2009-09-19 16:43:28
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Who and in what year was the first black player elected into the National Hall of Fame?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Who became the first black player to be elected into the National Hall of Fame?

Hulk hogan


Who is the first black player elected into national hall of fame?

If you mean the Baseball Hall of Fame, it was Jackie Robinson who was elected in 1962.


Who became the first black player to be elected into the national hall of fame in 1971?

I'm pretty sure it was Jackie Robinson.


Who was the first black female to be elected to the national board of the YWCA?

Elizabeth Ross Haynes


In 1971 who became the first black player to be elected into the national hall of fame?

In 1971, Jackie Robinson was the first black baseball player ever to be elected into the National Hall of Fame. He was also the first black baseball player to be recruited to play for Major League Baseball. Prior to joining Major League Baseball, he played and excelled in the Negro Leagues, when separate leagues were common. He wore the number 42, and every year on Jackie Robinson Day, every player in the MLB wears a jersey with 42 in his honor and memory.


Who was the first black player elected into basketball hall of fame?

The answer id noone


Who was the first black baseball player in the hall of fame in 1971?

The first black baseball player elected to the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown was Jackie Robinson in 1962. In 1971, Satchel Paige was the first elected primarily for his career in the Negro Leagues.


Who was the first black player elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame?

Jackie Robinson (1962)


Who was the first black president elected?

Barack Obama was the first Black president elected.


Who was the first black player in the National Hockey League?

Willie O'Ree


Who was the first elected black Governor?

(Lawrence) Douglas Wilder of Virginia was the first elected black governor. He was elected in 1989.Louisiana has never had a black governor.


First black congresswoman to be elected from the deep south?

The first black congresswoman that was elected from the deep south was Barbara Jordan. She was re-elected and she was the first woman that was elected to the Texas Senate.

People also asked