Jackie Robinson

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Jackie Robinson

  1. 1. NAME, BIRTH, AND HOMEJackie Robinson, 1/31/1919, home Cairo, Georgia.
  2. 2. ABOUT ROBINSON’S LIFEHe was bullied He went to court when he was a in 1944, kid, He got spit at.
  3. 3. JACKIE ROBINSON WAS THE FIRST AFRICANAMERICAN TO HIT A BASEBALL.
  4. 4. HE ALSO WAS IN THE U.S.ARMY.
  5. 5. COLLEGE FOOTBALL. He was good in college f football.
  6. 6. Jackie Robinson backed Richard Nixon (shown shaking hands with Robinson) for President in 1960.
  7. 7. FACTS. QUESTIONS.He played for the What position did he Dodgers, He couldn’t play for the Fort play? What year Rylee team because did he become a he wasn’t white, He also played for the base -ball player? white sox in 1942, He How did he die? did construction in Hawaii, He was in the How long was he Hall of fame, He died in baseball? Did on October 24 1972, and Robinson he go to jail? lived for 53 years.
  8. 8. SOURCESBook-Jackie Robinson-Baseball Civil Rights Legendwww.kidsinfobits.comImages from: www.google.com

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