Jackie Robinson

noun
United States baseball player; first Black to play in the major leagues (1919-1972)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑ballplayer, ↑baseball player

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Jackie Robinson [Jackie Robinson]
(1919–1972) a US baseball player, the first African-American in either of the two US major ↑leagues (= associations of teams). He played for the Brooklyn Dodgers (1947–56) and was Most Valuable Player for the ↑National League in 1949. In 1962 he was chosen for the National Baseball ↑Hall of Fame.

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