1972: Jackie Robinson funeral

Some of Jackie Robinson's former Brooklyn Dodger teammates carry his casket from Riverside Church in New York, Oct. 27, 1972, following funeral services. Pallbearers include: Bill Russell, left, former Boston Celtics basketball star; behind him, ex-Dodger pitcher Ralph Branca; former Dodger pitcher Don Newcombe at right. In line at left are: former Dodger catcher Roy Campanella, in wheelchair; Chicago Cubs coach Ernie Banks, fourth from left; and Elston Howard, fifth from left, ex-Yankee catcher. In foreground with white hair is civil rights leader Bayard Rustin. (AP Photo)