Jackie Robinson got famous because he played non negro major league baseball, even though he was colored.:)
He was the first African American to play in the Major League Baseball
He broke the color line of baseball and was really good at it
Jackie Robinson. When he first joined his team it was very difficult but as things progressed his made a spot for him on the team. Also Robinson was a very funny person which made it a lot easier. He had most of the team laughing by the second week. Of course his ability to play the great sport was the most helpful key point of his teammates accepting Jackie Robinson
Jackie Robinson had 197 career stolen bases.
Jackie Robinson was one of the famous African-American person to make baseball history
"I Never Had it Made"
Jackie Robinson's stand made him more popular than Paul Robeson -Apex
as a kid kids made fun of him for doing bad at every sport except baseball look it up
Yes, Jackie Robinson is credited with inventing shin guards and he wore hand made wooden ones.
Jackie Robinson made his Major League debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947.