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Jackie Robinson is born

1919

Mack Jackies brother wins the 200 meters olympic silver medal

1936

He was sent to germany ,and Adolf Hitler was never expecting a black male would win. He thought that germans were more superior than them.

Jackie earns a silver medal in the olympics track

1936

Like his brother mack.

Jackie's brother frank dies

1939

He dies in a motorcycle accident.

in the fall Jackie joins the L.A. bulldogs for football

1941

Jackie gets sent to fort riley for basic training

1942

He wanted to be an officer so he applied to an officer's candidate school.

Jackie was awarded the rank of lieutenant

1943

Jackie's military trial began

1944

Jackie accepts an offer to play professional baseball

1945

He earned 400$ every month.

After Jackie was discharged Jackie took a job as a basketball coach

1945

It was at Sam Houston College.

Jackie joins the Kansas city Monarchs

1945

Jackie joins the Kansas city Monarchs

1945

Back then major league base ball was a white mans game.

Jackie robinson gets married

1946

He gets married in Los Angeles.

named MVP in the National League

1949

His two million votes was tops on the 1949 ALL-Star team.

Jackie was considered the most controversial

1951

He would criticize sportswrighters.

Inducted into Baseball's Hall of Fame

1962

Jackie Jr. dies

1971

In a car accident Jackie Robinsons' son dies.

Jackie threw out the first ball in the second game of the 1972 world series

1972

He was in pain at the moment, and a fan asked him to write his name on a baseball, and he couldn’t because he couldn’t read or write.

Jackie's death

1972

He dies nine days after he threw the baseball for the world series.