Jack Roosevelt "Jackie" Robinson (January 31, 1919 – October 24, 1972) was an
American ...... Robinson always considered his business career as advancing the
cause of black people in...
October 25, 1972. OBITUARY. Jackie Robinson, First Black in Major Leagues,
Dies. By DAVE ANDERSON. Jackie Robinson, who made history in 1947 by ...
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Robinson continued the cause and became close friends with Martin Luther King,
Jr. ... Devoted to charity work, Clemente died in a plane crash while on his way to
... Favorite Added. Email. Posted: Thu Apr. 11, 2013. Rachel Robinson, the
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Jackie Robinson became the first black player in the major leagues in 1947,
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Jan 31, 2014 ... Jackie Robinson's accomplishments on and off the field opens doors for all ....
The FBI investigated after Robinson received death threats.
Oct 25, 2012 ... Former Brooklyn Dodgers' legend Jackie Robinson died forty years ago today in
Stamford, CT, at age 53. I was nine-years old when he died, ...
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After joining the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947, Robinson faced death threats, ... and
politically supported candidates he thought would help the cause of his people.
Mar 26, 2014 ... The youngest son of Jackie and Rachel Robinson was on the tail end of ...
African-American to play major league baseball, died unexpectedly.