American professional baseball playerDied when: 50 years 259 days (608 months)
Star Sign: Cancer
Aaron Andrew Robinson (June 23, 1915 – March 9, 1966) was an American professional baseball player.He played in Major League Baseball as a catcher from 1943 to 1951 for the New York Yankees, Chicago White Sox, Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox.
Robinson's tenure with the Yankees spanned the gap between the careers of Yankee Hall of Fame catchers Bill Dickey (1928–1946) and Yogi Berra (1946–1963).
Born in Lancaster, South Carolina, Robinson threw right-handed, batted left-handed and was listed as 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m) tall and 205 pounds (93 kg).
His professional playing career began in 1937 in minor league baseball.