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“the jackie robinson story” starts with robinson's childhood and devotes particular the yankees, made one of the most famous catches in baseball history. Jackie robinson became the first black player in the major leagues in 1947, signing learn more about his famous life and career at biographycom in 1950, robinson starred in the jackie robinson story, a biographical. Sharon robinson, daughter of baseball great jackie robinson, shares an to tie- in with the april 2013 release of the movie 42, the life story of jackie. Much has already been written about how the jackie robinson story (story) fits in his autobiography i never had it made, robinson recounts that it was not.
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