Jack Roosevelt Robinson (January 31, 1919 – October 24, 1972) was an American ...... Great Baseball Feats, Facts & Firsts (expanded & updated ed.). New York: ...


Apr 14, 2017 ... ... citizenship for all Americans. Celebrate #JackieRobinsonDay by taking time to learn more about his life and and legacy with these 9 facts.


On January 31, 1919—100 years ago today—Jackie Robinson was born in Cairo , Georgia. Twenty-eight years later, he broke the baseball color line and ...


Oct 31, 2015 ... Interesting Jackie Robinson facts for kids and adults. We cover his career, family, contribution to sport and legacy to the Civil Rights Movement.


Jackie Robinson played an important role in the end of racial segregation in American sports. When he became the first black player to in the major basebal.


Jan 31, 2014 ... Explore 11 little-known facts about the man who integrated baseball.


Kids learn about the biography of Jackie Robinson, the first African-American to play Major League Baseball. He was ... Interesting Facts about Jackie Robinson.


Apr 2, 2014 ... Jackie Robinson (January 31, 1919-October 24, 1972) became the first black athlete to play Major League Baseball in the 20th century when ...


Jackie Robinson, the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball, was born in January 31st, 1919 in Cairo, Georgia in the United States. His name at ...