Jackie Robinson

Born Jan 31, 1919
Jack Roosevelt "Jackie" Robinson was an American baseball player who became the first African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era. Robinson broke the baseball color line when the Brooklyn Dodgers started him at first base on April 15, 1947. As the first major league team to p...
Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson Stats


: Jack Roosevelt Robinson, Jackie


: 5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)


: 204 lbs (92.53 kg)


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: 1919-01-31

Place of Birth

: Cairo

Date of Death

: October 24, 1972

Place of Death

: Stamford

Cause of Death

: Myocardial infarction