Jackie Robinson

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jackie robinson

Jack Roosevelt Robinson was born on january 31 1919 in Cairo, Georgia in on to a family of sharecroppers. His mother, mallie Robinson, single-handedly raised Jackie and her four other children. They were the only black family on their block, and the prejudice they encountered only strengthened their bond From this humble beginning would grow the first baseball player to break Major League Baseball's color barrier that segregated the sport for more than 50 years.jackie robinson died on october 24 1972.his number was 42 jackie robinson wife name was Rachel Robinson and 3 children Jackie Robinson jr.,David Robinson, and Sharon Robinson. Jackie robinson was a famous Baseball player. Jackie Robinson broke Major League Baseball's color line 66 years ago this month when he played his first game for the Brooklyn Dodgers. His story gets a fresh look in 42 which opened on April 12. Monday every player in the major leagues wore the same 42, Robinson's uniform number as part of an annual day in his honor.throughout his decade-long career with the Dodgers, Robinson made advancements in the cause of civil rights for black athletes.