Jackie robinson became the first black player in the major jack roosevelt robinson was born on january 31, 1919, in cairo, georgia jackie robinson biography. Roosevelt robinson was born near cairo on january 31 jackie robinson: a biography jackie robinson (1919-1972) new georgia encyclopedia 07 december 2016. Baseball and civil rights legend jackie robinson was born near cairo in grady county, georgia a historical marker and old brick chimney mark the site of the sharecropper's house where he.
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Jack roosevelt robinson was born in cairo, georgia in 1919 to a family of sharecroppers his mother, mallie robinson, single-handedly raised jackie and her four other children. Jackie robinson, byname of jack roosevelt robinson, (born january 31, 1919, cairo, georgia, us—died october 24, 1972, stamford, connecticut), the first black baseball player to play in the. Jackie robinson a biography jack roosevelt robinson was born somewhere near the town of cairo in grady county in southern georgia.
Robinson, jackie baseball great jackie robinson was born in cairo, georgia on january 31, 1919 although he was born in georgia, robinson’s family moved to california when he was young.