October 3, 2005
2002 - Hired as Montreal Expos manager.
1991 - Baltimore Orioles fire Robinson after 67-95 season.
1989 - Named American League Manager of the Year after leading Orioles to an 87-75 record.
1988 - Hired as Baltimore Orioles manager.
1984 - Fired by San Francisco Giants after 66-96 season.
1982 - Inducted to the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame.
1981 - Hired as San Francisco Giants manager.
1978 - Inducted into the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame.
1977 - Fired by Cleveland Indians after 71-90 season.
1976 - Officially retired as a Major League Baseball player.
1975 - Becomes a player-manager with Cleveland Indians (First African-American manager of a Major League Baseball team)
1974 - Traded to the Cleveland Indians from the California Angels in September.
1973 - Plays for the California Angels.
1972 - Plays for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
1971 - Named Most Valuable Player of the All-Star game.
1970 - Won second World Series ring with Baltimore.
1966 - Won first World Series ring with Baltimore.
1965 - Traded to the Baltimore Orioles from the Cincinnati Reds.
1962 - With Cincinnati, posted career bests with 136 RBI, a .342 batting average and 134 runs scored.
1961 - Named Most Valuable Player for the first time in career while playing for the Cincinnati Reds
1956 - Made MLB debut as a player with the Cincinnati Reds. Hit first major league home run against Chicago Cubs on April 28.