By: Casey O.
Georgia, Age 9
Hello I am Jackie Robinson and let me tell you about some of achivements.
I was born on Jan. 31, 1919. I grew up in Pasadena, Californa. I had great friends. I love to play sports. In 1926 I went to Elemetray school. In 1931 I went to Junior High. in 1937 I went to Junior Collage. In 1939 I went to collage. Those are some of my achievments in my yonger age here are some achievments in my older age.
I left school. I was drafted by the Honolulu Bears for football. When I was coming Home I went in the army. I never got to go in a battle. In 1945 I played for the Kansas City Monarchs. Tn 1947 I played for the Brookyln Dodgers. I became Rookie of the Year In 1947. In 1949 I led in stolen bases. Also in 1949 I was named MVP. I was in the All star team from 1949 to 1954. In 1957 I retried. In 1962 I was in the Hall Of Fame. Saddly on on October 24, 1962 I died.
When I died a lot of things open for black people. Those are some achievments in my older days.