Jackie Robinson | WVIA

Jackie Robinson

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Part 1 airs Tuesday, June 14th at 9p, Wednesday, June 15th at 1a, Sunday, June 19th at 12p on WVIA-TV

Part 2 airs Wednesday, June 15th at 9p, Thursday, June 16th at 9p and Sunday, June 19th at 2:30p on WVIA-TV

JACKIE ROBINSON, a film by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, and David McMahon, examines the life and times of Jack Roosevelt Robinson, who lifted an entire race, and nation, on his shoulders when he crossed baseball’s color line in 1947. Check local listings for rebroadcast information.

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