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JACKIE ROBINSON

Monday-Tuesday, March 19-20, 2018, 9:00-11:00 p.m. ET

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Examine the life and times of Jackie Robinson, who crossed baseball’s color line in 1947.

  • Airdate(s): 3/9/2018 - 9:00 - 11:00 PM 3/20/2018 - 9:00 - 11:00 PM
  • Original Broadcast: 4/11/16
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Examine the life and times of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, who in 1947 lifted a nation and an entire race on his shoulders when he crossed baseball’s color line. Ken Burns reveals fascinating stories about the legend’s life on and off the field.

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Press Materials

  • PBS TO AIR KEN BURNS’S “JACKIE ROBINSON” ON APRIL 11 AND 12, 2016

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  • JACKIE ROBINSON TCA Bios

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