Ernest Banks born in Dallas Texas in 1931 to Eddie and Essie Banks. Graduation from Booker T. Washington High School in 1950 and was drafted into the U.S military in 1951. He was then discharged in 1953 and played the remainder of the season with the Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro League. Banks then went on to sign with the Chicago Cubs later that year n become the first black player in the organization. He went on to play 19 seasons with the Cubs where he was a 14x All Star, 2xNL MVP, 2xHomerun Champion, 2x RBI leader and was inducted into the National Baseball Hall Of Fame in 1977 and was named apart of the MLB all Century Team. RIP Mr. Sunshine the greatest Cub to ever put on the Uniform.
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