Evan's timeline

Childhood

Jackie Robinson was born in Cairo, Georgia

1/31/1919

Jackie Robinson's father left him and his family

1920

Jackie Robinson later moved to Pasadena, California

1920

Jackie Robinson enrolled in Pasadena Junior College

1937

Jackie Robinson enters UCLA

1939

Jackie Robinson was the first student to earn 4 varsity letters in 1 year

1939

Jackie Robinson won a NCAA title

1940

Jackie Robinson gets a job playing for UCLA Bulldogs

1941

Jackie played professional football for the Honolulu Bears

1941

Jackie Robinson leaves collage

1941

World War 2

Jackie Robinson enters the U.S. army

1942

Jackie Robinson was discharged from the army

1944

After the war Jackie Robinson got married to Rachel Annetta Isum

1946

Jackie Robinson had three children With Rachel Annetta Isum

1946

Baseball

Jackie Robinson joined the Kansas City Monarchs

1945

Jackie Robinson played for the Montreal Royals

1946

Jackie Robinson's first major league game

1947

Jackie Robinson debuts with the Brooklyn Dodgers

4/10/1947

Jackie Robinson is named national league Most Valuable Player

1949

Jackie Robinson leads the Dodgers to the World Series title

1955

After baseball

Jackie Robinson retires from baseball

1957

Jackie Robinson is inducted into the baseball Hall of Fame

1962

Jackie Robinson dies

1972

After Jackie died his number was retired

1972

Jackie Robinson Day

4/15/1973