Jackie Robinson left College to earn money, because his mother was having financial difficulties. He got a job as an assistant athletic director with the government's National Youth Administration. He later went on to play semi-pro football in Honolulu.
Early on in college Jackie Robinson was a quarterback, and saftey. Before he went into the service Jackie Robinson was a running back for a semi pro team.
Jackie robinson went into the Army before baseball.
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.
The Interboro Parkway was renamed Jackie Robinson Parkway in 1997.
Jackie Robinson and his wife Rachel Robinson had three children. Their names were Jackie, Jr., who died before Jackie in 1971, Sharon and David.
Jackie Robinson was married to Rachel Isum and the two of them had three children.
After graduating from Pasadena Junior College, Jackie Robinson attended the University of California at Los Angeles. He dropped out of UCLA in his senior year, before graduating and took a job as an assistant athletic director with the government's National Youth Administration (NYA) in Atascadero, California.
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Jackie Robinson played for the Brooklyn Dodgers in the major leagues. Before that, he played for the Kansas City Monarchs.
his name was Jack Roosevelt Robinson
Jackie Robinson had 3 children:Jackie Robinson Jr. (born November 18, 1946, died 1971, the year before Jackie)Sharon Robinson (born January 13, 1950)David Robinson (born May 14, 1952)