Rachel Robinson (born Rachel Annetta Isum; July 19, 1922) is a former nurse and the widow of baseball player Jackie Robinson. She was born in Los Angeles, and attended the University of California, Los Angeles. There, she met Jackie in 1941, and they married in 1946, the year before Robinson broke into the big leagues. Their son, Jackie Robinson, Jr., was born in November 1946. The Robinsons would later have a daughter, Sharon, and another son, David.
|Full Name at Birth||Rachel Annetta Isum|
|Date of Birth||July 19, 1922|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, CA|
|University||University of Calfornia, Los Angeles|
|Claim to Fame||Married to Jackie Robinson, Founded the Jackie Robinson Foundation. UCLA Medal. Commissioner's Historic Achievement Award.|
|Other Family Members||Jackie Robinson (husband) (baseball player)|