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In anticipation for Ken Burns' latest documentary on the life of baseball star and civil rights hero Jackie Robinson, we've been retracing the steps of this American icon, as he made his way around our very neighborhood of Los Angeles....  

#JackieInLA Royce Hall

From the site of his childhood home in Pasadena, to the baseball field named in his honor at UCLA, follow our instagram journey around the city of angels by searching #JackieInLA and discover fun facts about Robinson's life in SoCal along the way!  

#JackieInLA John Muir High School

And be sure to tune in for the premiere of Jackie Robinson this coming Monday at 9 p.m. on PBS SoCal (KOCE.) We'll be live-tweeting during the broadcast, so feel free to join in the conversation with #JackieRobinsonPBS.