Jackie Robinson Day is 'Uncle Jackie Day' for one Dodgers employee
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Jackie Robinson Day is on August 28 this year. On this day: 🔹 Jackie met with Dodgers to break MLB's color barrier in 1945 🔹 MLK gave the "I Have A Dream Speech” in 1963 🔹 Barack Obama accepted the Democratic nomination in 2008 An iconic way to honor the April 15 tradition
On this day in 1957, Jackie Robinson announced his retirement from baseball in an article in "Look" magazine.