Jackie Robinson, Brooklyn Dodgers, by Bob Sandberg, 1954

Jack Roosevelt "Jackie" Robinson became the first black Major League Baseball player of the modern era. Robinson broke the baseball color line when he debuted with the Brooklyn Dodgers in

"42" Very good & ernest film. Excellent performances. Not "pain porn", not a white saviour story. My favorite: the relationship between Jackie & his wife!

42

42 Poster Featuring Chadwick Boseman as Jackie Robinson - Brian Helgeland directs this biopic about the Brooklyn Dodgers star who broke the pro baseball color barrier, in theaters April

~~Jackie Robinson #42~~  My fav from back in the Brooklyn Dodger days at Ebbetts Field!

Jackie Robinson 42 Archival Sports Photo Poster

A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives - Jackie Robinson

A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives - Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson. He broke baseball’s color barrier and embodied integration’s promise.

The 100 Most Influential Figures in American History

This is Jackie Robinson of the Brooklyn Dodgers. Jackie Robinson broke the Color Barrier in the MLB, becoming the first black player in history. He paved the way for many black players throughout the and today.

Jackie Robinson

he is important to me because he change the way the people like me can play sports and other things too

Jackie Robinson poster with LaSorda Quote 24X36 DETERMINATION baseball Brand New. 24x36 inches. Will ship in a tube. - Multiple item purchases are combined the next day and get a discount for domestic

Jackie Robinson poster with LaSorda Quote DETERMINATION baseball Brand New. - Multiple item purchases are combined the next day and get a discount for domestic

#42 - "The Jackie Robinson Story" - Baseball movie (2013)

Jackie Robinson: "You want a player who doesn't have the guts to fight back?" Branch Rickey "No. I want a player who's got the guts *not* to fight back.

Quick! Grab a Lesson– Jackie Robinson {FREEBIE!!}

I hope that this post finds you well! Where is the year going? February is one of those months for me where I scramble for themes. I kno…

Google celebrates Jackie Robinson's 94th Birthday - it's hard to appreciate today the racism that he faced on daily, and the grace with which he met it.

Google pays homage to Jackie Robinson with doodle

Framed Jackie Robinson - First Day, with Spider Jorgenson, Pee Wee Reese, Ed Stankey Print

Framed Jackie Robinson - First Day, with Spider Jorgenson, Pee Wee Reese, Ed Stankey Print

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.

Honor a key sports figure in U.S. civil rights history, Jackie Robinson. Kids depict the historic day that an African American first played major-league baseball.

Honor a key sports figure in U. civil rights history, Jackie Robinson. Kids depict the historic day that an African American first played major-league baseball.

Brooklyn Dodgers baseball player Jackie Robinson (right) at Forbes Field, Oakland, circa 1947

From power brokers to screen legends: Black and white photos of actors, politicians and sports stars captured by Charles 'Teenie' Harris shine a spotlight on celebrity culture in 20th century America

Brooklyn Dodgers baseball player Jackie Robinson at Forbes Field, Oakland, circa Photo by Charles "Teenie" Harris

Jackie Robinson holding his contract to play with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947.

Baseball legend Jackie Robinson was born on this day in 1919 in Cairo, Georgia. In this 1947 photograph, Mr. Robinson is holding his contract to play with the Brooklyn Dodgers. It was 66 years ago this April that Mr. Robinson broke the color barrier.

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