25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights

25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights

Jacob Miller - July 21, 2017

25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Jackie Robinson relaxes between takes on the set of the 1950 biopic The Jackie Robinson Story in which he starred as himself. Time
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Jackie Robinson, 38, empties his locker at the clubhouse of the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball club in Ebbets Field, closing out a ten-year starring stint with the club. Jan. 7, 1957. AP
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Jackie Robinson and his wife, Rachel, arrive at Capitol Hill. Robinson was called to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee about the loyalty of blacks to the United States. July 18, 1949. AP
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Jackie Robinson testifying before the House of Un-American Activities Committee on the loyalty of African Americans, 1949. Biography
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Jackie Robinson with his family after retiring from baseball. biogrpahy
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Jackie Robinson and Vice President Richard Nixon during a campaign event in northern New Jersey. biography
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Activists demanding desegregation of baseball march during a New York City May Day parade. National Endowment for the Humanities
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Former baseball star Jackie Robinson grabbed a sign and joined a picket line in Cleveland, Ohio, to protest discrimination against blacks at southern lunch counters, 1960. The picketing was organized by the N.A.A.C.P. (AP Photo)
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Jackie Robinson meets Fidel Castro in Manhattan. April 23, 1959. AP
25 Photos of Jackie Robinson, Famed Baseball Player and Champion of Civil Rights
Jackie Robinson and Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking before a press conference in New York. biography

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