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Jackie Robinson was a Major League Baseball player who played 2nd base for the Brooklyn Dodgers. He is famous because in April of 1947, he broke Baseball's color barrier by becoming the first ever African American to play in a Major League Baseball game for a Major League Baseball team.

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Who inspired Jackie Robinson for what he became famous for?

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When was Rachel Robinson Born?

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The home of the UCLA Bruins baseball team is known as Jackie Robinson Stadium. There is also a Jackie Robinson Ballpark in Daytona Beach, Florida that is the home of the Daytona Cubs of the Florida State League.

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Where did Jackie Robinson's wife live?

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What are some similarities between Jackie Robinson and Abraham Lincoln?

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What was 1 of Jackie Robinson's problem before he was famous?

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