Jackie Robinson
Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson

Jack Roosevelt "Jackie" Robinson (January 31, 1919 – October 24, 1972), the first African-American Major League Baseball player of the modern era

person, actor, male person, author, activist, serviceman, athlete, baseball player, award winner, basketball player, second baseman, American footballer, aquarius person

Legal name, Full name
"Jack Roosevelt Robinson"
Born
1919; 1917; January 1917; January 31st 1917; the United States;  …
Died
1972; October 1972; October 24th 1972; the United States; North America;  …
Starred in
The Jackie Robinson Story, The Life of Jackie Robinson
Website
http://www.jackierobinson.org, http://www.jackierobinson.com/home.html
Team
Dodgers, Kansas City Monarchs, Montreal Royals
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackie_Robinson
Won
Presidential Medal of Freedom
Gender
male, female
Nationality
african, american
Residence
Brooklyn, New York; Montana; Pasadena, California; Stamford, Connecticut
Educated
University of California, Los Angeles
Last Name
"Robinson"
First Name
"Jack", "Jackie", Jackie
Organisations
National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
Employer
Dodgers
Age at Death
55 years, 8 months and 23 days old
Websites
http://www.jackierobinson.com
Class
basketball player, person, actor, athlete, second baseman,  …
Husband
Rachel Robinson, Silas Simmons, Bud Fowler, Wendell Smith
Did
die (1972)
Buried
Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn
Influence of, Influence
Steve Hofstetter
Featured in
Jackie Robinson, Jackie Robinson, The Brooklyn Dodgers, Pee Wee & Jackie, Scandalize My Name,  …
Worked with, Wife
Rachel Robinson
Inspired by
Matthew Robinson
Games Played
basketball
Went to
California
Died During
1970s
Someone Who Reached
Daytona Beach, Florida (1946)
Attributes
african-american, male
Related Websites
http://www.blackfivesblog.com/?p=303, http://www.retrosheet.org/boxesetc/R/Probij103.htm, http://www.life.com/image/3234210/in-gallery/23148/jackie-robinson-american-pioneer, http://cache.eb.com/new-multimedia/wmv/robinj002.wmv, http://www.britannica.com/blackhistory/article-9063923,  …
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f800000000002106b"
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Jackie_Robinson
Rare Terms
"jackie", "robinson name", "robinson", "jr"
Middle-name
"Roosevelt"
Quotes
"The way I figured it, I was even with baseball and baseball with me. The game had done much for me, and I had done much for it."; "The right of every American to first-class citizenship is the most important issue of our time."; "Pop flies, in a sense, are just a diversion for a second baseman. Grounders are his stock trade."; "Above anything else, I hate to lose."; "A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives."
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/0443c"

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