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Branch Rickey on Television

Meet Branch Rickey, the former president and general manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers who believed that Major League baseball had to include non-white players.

This video clip is from a television appearance on September 13, 1959.  Mr. Rickey - whom Jackie Robinson considered to be a father figure - appears on "What's My Line." 

 


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Video clip of 13 September 1959 "What's My Line," featuring Branch Rickey, online via YouTube.

 

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