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Himself he loved Baseball so much he had a dream and he acomplished it by becoming a baseball player.

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How did Jackie Robinson become a good baseball player?

Jackie Robinson became a good baseball player because he had practice for a very long time

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Jackie Robinson became a baseball player in college, but actually started playing in Montreal before coming to the United States to play. After the end of World War II, Jackie Robinson tried out for the Brooklyn Dodgers.

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Did Jackie Robinson have a fair and equal life?

Of course not: he was a black person. He paid heavily for having become a black baseball player in a 'white' league. For that he is strongly admired.

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When was Jackie Robinson's first major league game?

His first major-league game was on April 15, 1947 as the Brooklyn Dodgers played the Boston Braves at Ebbets Field. Robinson went 0-for-4 but scored the go-ahead run in Brooklyn's 5-3 victory. April 15 has become "Jackie Robinson Day" in Major League Baseball and every player wears Robinson's No. 42 during their games.

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Jackie Robinson played major league baseball and became a civil rights activist after his 10 year long career with the Dodgers - which broke the assumed colour barrier in national sport. Martin Luther King Jr was a civil rights activist who gave one of the greatest speeches of the 20th century to 250,000 people in a march demanding an end to racism. Basically Martin Luther King was a famous civil rights activist and Robinson adapted to become one after his notorious baseball career.

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