Jackie, who wore the legendary number 42, led the Dodgers to six National League pennants and one World Series.
In 1962, he became the first African-American player to be inducted in the Baseball Hall of Fame.
FIDEL CASTRO VISITED NEW YORK CITY 55 YEARS AGO TODAY
New York City (JFK+50) On April 15, 1959, 55 years ago today, four months after his overthrow of Fulgencio Batista, Cuban dictator, Fidel Castro arrived here in New York City, the invited guest of the American Society of Newspaper Editors.
"either incredibly naive about communism or under communist discipline..."
Castro and Vice-President Nixon