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She and Jackie had three children: Jackie Robinson Jr. ... Sr. into an avid anti- drug crusader toward the end of his life.

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Jack Roosevelt Robinson was born in Cairo, Georgia in 1919 to a family of sharecroppers. His mother, Mallie Robinson, single-handedly raised Jackie and her ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Jackie Robinson became the first black player in the major leagues in 1947, ... Learn more about his famous life and career at Biography.com.

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Jackie Robinson, byname of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, (born January 31, 1919, Cairo, Georgia, U.S.—died October 24, 1972, Stamford, Connecticut), the first ...

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Kids learn about the biography of Jackie Robinson, the first African-American to play Major League Baseball. He was a Hall of Fame player for the Brooklyn ...

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Oct 29, 2009 ... Jackie Robinson made history in 1947 when he broke baseball's ... He told television viewers of an Old-Timers' Game, “I'd like to live to see a ...

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A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives. - Jackie Robinson. Jackie Robinson was the first African American to play Major League baseball ...

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Jack Roosevelt Robinson was born on January 31, 1919, in Cairo, Georgia, a sleepy Southern town near the Florida border. Jackie was the youngest of five ...

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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 ...