Jackie Robinson

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Jackie Robinson

  1. 1. Jackie Robinson Lauren Thaler Grade 7
  2. 2. Background <ul><li>Jackie Robinson was the first African American To Make the Major Leagues in Baseball. </li></ul><ul><li>Jackie Robinson was born on January 31, 1919 in Cairo, Georgia </li></ul>
  3. 3. Career <ul><li>Jackie Robinson played for the Brooklyn Dodgers. </li></ul><ul><li>He was a second base men. </li></ul><ul><li>His Batting average is .311. Had 1,518 hits and 137 home runs. </li></ul><ul><li>Last appearance was October 10, 1956 for the Brooklyn Dodgers. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Achievements <ul><li>Jackie Robinson achieved many awards. </li></ul><ul><li>He received Rookie of the year. And NL MVP. </li></ul><ul><li>Was in the Negro League All Star selection. An was a World Series Campion in 1955. </li></ul>
  5. 5. My Opinion <ul><li>My opinion on Jackie Robinson is that he was an Important part of history. </li></ul><ul><li>He Stopped about 60 years of . </li></ul><ul><li>I believe Jackie Robinson help Blacks Become Equal. </li></ul>
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