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Jackie Robinson By: Austin Bryant. born in Cairo, Georgia in 1919. He died in 1972 in Stamford, CT His family was poor Went to Pasadena, Junior College Then he went to UCLA . Accomplishments/ Significance. First Black Baseball Player in the Major Leagues Was named man of the year

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jackie robinson by austin bryant
Jackie Robinson By: Austin Bryant
  • born in Cairo, Georgia in 1919.
  • He died in 1972 in Stamford, CT
  • His family was poor
  • Went to Pasadena, Junior College
  • Then he went to UCLA
accomplishments significance
Accomplishments/ Significance
  • First Black Baseball Player in the Major Leagues
  • Was named man of the year
  • Was awarded the presidential Medal of Freedom
  • Named National League most valuable team
interesting facts
Interesting Facts
  • Had a son named Jackie Robinson, Jr
  • Married Rachel Isum
  • Was a Second Lieutenant
  • He was honorably discharged from the army
obstacles and challenges
Obstacles and Challenges
  • Racism
  • Poverty
  • College
  • Strikes against him when he was batting during a baseball game
timeline
Timeline
  • 1919 Jackie Robinson, Jr was born in Cairo, George
  • Robinson’s family moved to Pasadena, California
  • Jackie enrolled at Pasadena, Junior College then UCLA
  • He was inducted into the army and made a second Lieutenant
  • Robinson was court-martialed for insubordination and was honorably discharge
  • He married Rachel Isum and had a son named Jackie, Jr in 1946
  • Jackie, Jr died in a car accident 1971
  • Jackie, Sr in Stamford, CT in 1972
  • Jackie was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1980
  • Jackie was named man of the year in 1990
cite sources
Cite Sources
  • Author: Isaac, E
  • Website: Jackie Robinson Timeline
  • Date accessed: 2-27-12
  • URL: www.jackierobinsontimelin
  • Accessed 2-22-12
  • Book author: Barry Dannenberg
  • Title: Steeling Home
  • Publisher: Scholastic Inc
  • City: New York
  • Date: 1990
  • Website: biography
  • Date accesed:2-16-12
  • URL: www.biography.com