Jackie Robinson
Jackie Robinson was the first African       American to play MLB
ChildhoodBorn on January 31,1919Father: Jerry RobinsonMother:Mallie RobinsonBrothers:Edgar,Frank, and MackSister: Willa Mae
School and pre-MLBWhen Jackie went tohigh school he playedlots of sports.He went to UCLA andplayed:baseball,basketball,foo...
Joining the dodgersIn 1946, Jackie met Branch Rickey, the owner of the dodgers. Hewas discriminated because of his skin bu...
Retirement and after career He retired in 1956 He has 3 kids named Jackie jr., Sharon, and David
Creditshttp://factmonster.com . Goto peopleand look up Jackie Robinson
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Jackie Robinson

  1. 1. Jackie Robinson
  2. 2. Jackie Robinson was the first African American to play MLB
  3. 3. ChildhoodBorn on January 31,1919Father: Jerry RobinsonMother:Mallie RobinsonBrothers:Edgar,Frank, and MackSister: Willa Mae
  4. 4. School and pre-MLBWhen Jackie went tohigh school he playedlots of sports.He went to UCLA andplayed:baseball,basketball,football,andtrack
  5. 5. Joining the dodgersIn 1946, Jackie met Branch Rickey, the owner of the dodgers. Hewas discriminated because of his skin but he still kept playing.
  6. 6. Retirement and after career He retired in 1956 He has 3 kids named Jackie jr., Sharon, and David
  7. 7. Creditshttp://factmonster.com . Goto peopleand look up Jackie Robinson
  8. 8. Thanks for watching!

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