Jackie Robinson - An African American Baseball Player and Civil Rights Activist

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Jackie Robinson
An African American Baseball Player and Civil Rights Activist

2016

Jack Roosevelt Robinson rose from humble origins to cross baseball's color line and become one of the most beloved men in America. A fierce integrationist, Robinson used his immense fame to speak out against the discrimination...

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Directors
David McMahon, Ken Burns, Sarah Burns
Features
Jamie Foxx, Keith David

In This Series

Jackie Robinson Part 1
Jackie Robinson Part 1
Jackie Robinson Part 2
Jackie Robinson Part 2