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January 22, 1957 > An article in Look Magazine announces the retirement of future Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson. The Brooklyn Dodgers' star had actually decided to retire prior to the December trade that would have sent him to the New York Giants, but waited until the article came out to go public with the news.