Essay papers avaliable:   194 238

The widest database of original essays is now available due to EssaysBank.com! Thousands of high quality authentic essays are collected by our professional to make the lives of the students easier.

Hundreds of topics from various subjects of any educational level you will find anything you need at EssaysBank.com!


Submit your articles to the following
Search: in this section
 
Essay heading: Jackie Robinson Biography
 
Essay specific features
Issue: Biographies
Written by:
Date added: July 17, 1996
Level:
Grade:
No of pages / words: 3 / 670
Was viewed: 0 times
Rating of current essay:
 
Essay content:
 

(3) Robinson then went on to play football for the semi-professional, racially integrated Honolulu Bears. (5) He returned shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. He was drafted into the military after the following year. (6) Jackie Robinson served in the United States Army from 1942-1944...
displayed 300 characters

DO YOU NEED AN ESSAY?
Here are the options you can choose from:
CUSTOM ESSAYS
 
  • Order plagiarism free custom written essay.
  • All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time. Prices start from $10.00 /page.
FULL ACCESS TO ESSAYS DATABASE
  • This option gives you the immediate access to all 184 988 essays.
  • You get access to all the essays and can view as many
    of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month.
 
  • Your research paper is written
    by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are
    always met
  • You are able to control the progress
    of your writing assigment
  • You get a chance to become an
    excellent student!
 

His actions as a second lieutenant may have influenced President Truman's decision to integrate U.S. Armed forces in 1948. Robinson was charged with insubordination for refusing to obey an order to move to the back of a segregated bus in Texas. A military jury acquitted him, and he received an honorable discharge...
displayed next 300 characters

 
General issues of this essay:
 
 
Discussion:
 
 
Related essays:
 
Title Pages / Words Save
Jackie Robinson Biography
(3) Robinson then went on to play football for the semi-professional, racially integrated Honolulu Bears. (5) He returned shortly after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor...
3 / 670
Jackie Robinson
Things didn't get any easier though. The St. Louis Cardinals threatened to go on strike. Pitchers often threw the ball directly at Robinson, base runners tried to spike him, and people called him all sorts of bad names...
2 / 451
jakie robinson
Jackie had proved to the world that black people are the same as, and can be just as good as, any other people in the world. So based on what Jackie Robinson accomplished for himself and for all black people and based on the fact that Jackie Robinson helped the world grow to become a better place than it had been 60 years before I do, absolutely, believe one person can have an effect on the world...
2 / 366
If I was Someone Famous
He lived his life to the fullest and made a mark in history. Jackie was a leader and that is how I hope I could live my life out to be instead of being a follower...
2 / 315
baseball
(Schlessinger, videocassette) Jackie got bored being an athletic director so he decided to join a Negro baseball team as shortstop for four-hundred dollars a month...
2 / 358
Jackie Robinson
Back then if you were dishonorably discharged from the army, everyone knew you for it, it would be your entire reputation. Everyone would know you and tease you for what you did wrong to become dishonorably discharged from the Army...
4 / 919
Jackie Robinson
This also shows that Jackie Robinson's ability to focus was sensational. Jackie Robinson was such a great player that scouts started looking in the Negro Leagues for more players...
2 / 343