Hank Aaron
Monday, October 26, 2020
1934-Present

The Beginning

Henry Louis "Hank" Aaron nicknamed "Hammer", or "Hammerin' Hank".
 
He was born February 5, 1934 in Mobile, AL in a section of town know as "Down on the Bay".
 
Most of his youth was spent in Toulminville, a very small, mostly black area just outside of Mobile.