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Born in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Birth NameBrooks Calbert Robinson
Nickname The Human Vacuum Cleaner
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)

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Brooks Robinson was born on May 18, 1937 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA as Brooks Calbert Robinson. He has been married to Connie Butcher since October 8, 1960. They have four children.

Spouse (1)

Connie Butcher (8 October 1960 - present) (4 children)

Trivia (7)

Led the American League in fielding percentage for third baseman in 11 seasons: 1960-1964, 1966-1969, 1972.
Enshrined in the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1983 (first year of eligibility).
Made major league debut on 19 September 1955.
Third baseman with the Baltimore Orioles, 1955-1977.
Inducted into the Orioles Hall of Fame with Frank Robinson in 1977 (charter inductees).
Owner of the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs baseball team.
Induced into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame in 1978.

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