Jackie Robinson

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  • Birth of Jackie

    Birth of Jackie
    Jackie was born January 31st, 1919.
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  • Pasadina Jr. College

    Pasadina Jr. College
    Began at Pasadina Jr. College, he was named regions MVP in baseball. sfgate.com
  • UCLA Superstar

    UCLA Superstar
    He is the first four letter varsity athlete to ever enroll at UCLA. comc.com|
  • Jackie Robinson is sent to the Army

    Jackie Robinson is sent to the Army
    Jackie Robinson was enrolled into the U.S Army but never saw service. First he was going to be discharged for insubordination because he would not move his seat for a white solider. He was let off on a honorable discharge in 1944. yardbarker.com
  • Began his profesional baseball career.

    Began his profesional baseball career.
    He began his baseball career with the Kansas City Monarchs. He made 400$ a month. espn.go.com|
  • Jackie Robinson married Rachel Isum

    Jackie Robinson married Rachel Isum
    He married his college girlfriend, after he started playing for the Monarchs. https://www.biography.com/people/rachel-robinson
  • First Black Athlete to Join the MLB

    First Black Athlete to Join the MLB
    Jackie became the first black baseball player to ever join the MLB.
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  • Rookie of the Year

    Rookie of the Year
    He won rookie of the year in 1947, the first year the award was given out.
  • League MVP

    League MVP
    He won the most valuable player in the National League. pinterest.com
  • World Series Champ

    World Series Champ
    He became the first black player to ever win a World Series. stuffnobodycaresabout.com|
  • Jackie Robinson Inducted into Hall of Fame.

    Jackie Robinson Inducted into Hall of Fame.
    Jackie Robinson was the first black player to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. baseballhall.org|
  • Freedom National Bank

    Freedom National Bank
    He founded the bank as a protest against white banks that discriminated against African- Americans with loans and/ or high interest rates. umass.edu|
  • Death of Jackie

    Death of Jackie
    He dies in Stamford Connecticut from heart complications. nydailynews.com|
  • The Rookie of the Year award was renamed to Jackie Robinson award

    The Rookie of the Year award was renamed to Jackie Robinson award
    The award Jackie Robinson won first was now named after him. blog.gospikes.com
  • Jersey is Retired

    Jersey is Retired
    He is the only player to have his jersey retired for every single team. picsforkeywordsuggestion.com|
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