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Jackie Robinson (I) (1919–1972)


Jackie Robinson was the african-American who broke the color barrier in baseball for the Brooklyn Dodgers. He was elected to the baseball Hall of Fame on January 23, 1962. See full bio »

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Known For

1953 MLB All-Star Game
1953 MLB All-Star Game Himself - NL Outfielder
(1953)
1949 MLB All-Star Game
1949 MLB All-Star Game Himself - NL Second Baseman
(1949)
1954 MLB All-Star Game
1954 MLB All-Star Game Himself - NL Left Fielder
(1954)
1950 MLB All-Star Game
1950 MLB All-Star Game Himself - NL Second Baseman
(1950)

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Other Works:

TV commercial "If You're Smaller, Pack a Bigger Punch..." with Bruce Lee (archive footage), Frank Lloyd Wright (archive footage), and Jackie Robinson (archive footage) for The All New Mazda 3. See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Biographical Movies | 8 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 11 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Alternate Names:

Jackie

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

Civil rights is not by any means the only issue that concerns me - nor, I think any other Negro. As Americans, we have as much at stake in this country as anyone else. But since effective participation in a democracy is based upon enjoyment of basic freedoms that everyone else takes for granted, we need make no apologies for being especially interested in catching up on civil rights. See more »

Trivia:

Although Jackie Robinson was more famous for his career in Brooklyn, he always had a special appreciation for the city of Montreal, Canada where he played as part of the Montreal Royals, the Brooklyn Dodgers' top farm team. Although that season was emotionally very difficult for Robinson with all the racist hostility he faced, he enjoyed the loud, enthusiastic and unwavering support of the home ... See more »

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