Today, April 15, 1947 Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball. Unfortunately this day didn't change people's attitudes & he still had to endure immense racism from businesses, "fans", and fellow players as well; and he did it all with grace. Happy Jackie Robinson Day.

Today, April 15, 1947 Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball. Unfortunately this day didn't change people's attitudes & he still had to endure immense racism from businesses, "fans", and fellow players as well; and he did it all with grace. Happy Jackie Robinson Day.

Jackie Robinson, Gil Hodges, Roy Campanella, Billy Cox, Pee Wee Reese - Brooklyn Dodgers infield, 1952

Jackie Robinson, Gil Hodges, Roy Campanella, Billy Cox, Pee Wee Reese - Brooklyn Dodgers infield, 1952

Jackie Robinson's everlasting legacy  Long after his playing career ended, Robinson continued to fight inequality

Glanville: Jackie Robinson's everlasting legacy

Jackie Robinson's everlasting legacy Long after his playing career ended, Robinson continued to fight inequality

... no words. absolutley no words could describe my respect for jackie robinson after i watched this movie. #42

... no words. absolutley no words could describe my respect for jackie robinson after i watched this movie. #42

Cheap Jackie Robinson Brooklyn Dodgers Cooperstown Cool Base Replica Blue Jersey Father day sale

Cheap Jackie Robinson Brooklyn Dodgers Cooperstown Cool Base Replica Blue Jersey Father day sale

Top 10 Multi-Sport Athletes

Top 10 Multi-Sport Athletes

On October Jackie Robinson signed a major league contract with the Brooklyn Dodgers becoming the first African-American athlete to play in the Major Leagues.

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Cheap Men 42 Jackie Robinson Baseball Home Jersey White XXL Father day sale

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