Jackie robinson

R. Felton

Early life

Jackie Robinson was born on January 31,1919 in Georgia.He was a super star in college and went to California for college.He had to leave college to earn money for his family.


Jackie Robinson was the first black person to play in the major league baseball.He played for 10 years.He was still untreated fairly because he was black.He died on 9172.Some of his contributions was he was the first black person to be in the hall of fame and he broke the color barrier so blacks could play with whites