42 Things You Didn't Know About Jackie Robinson

He was at Pearl Harbor two days before it was attacked.

Jackie was on a boat that left Pearl Harbor's shore two days before it was stealth attacked. An American tragedy that was unmatched until Ben Affleck made a movie about the event in 2001. Who knows, had Jackie been there a few days longer we might be anticipating 14 the film about Larry Doby's shattering of baseball's color barrier.

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