FC: Jackie Roosevelt Robinson was born on January 31, 1919, the grandson of a slave and the son.
1: when he was six month old when his father, who was a sharecropper barely earning a living on a plantation near Cairo, Georgia left the family to seek his fortunes elsewhere.she determined to give her Children a chance at a Better life, Jackie mother moved them to Pasadena,California a mostly white suburb near Los Angeles.
2: at John Muir Technical High school, were he excelled as an Athlete,earning letters awards in football, basketball,baseball, and track.conflicting sports schedules and fierce competition could not stop him.given constant encourage by his brothers, he became aggressive and determined to win
5: Robinson wonted to be awarded an athletic scholarship to a major university during his last year in high school, but none was offered. he enrolled at Pasadena Junior College, where he led the basketball, football, and Baseball teams to Champions .