In 1955, Rosa Parks was an African American living in Montgomery, Alabama -- a city with laws that strictly segregated blacks and whites. On 1 December 1955, after her day of work as a seamstress at a local department store, Rosa Parks boarded a city bus...
Name at Birth:
Rosa Louise McCauley
February 4, 1913,
October 24, 2005
Rosa Parks in 1955, with Martin Luther King, Jr. in the background ... 5 Death and
funeral; 6 Legacy and honors; 7 Further reading; 8 See also; 9 References; 10
Further reading; 11 External links; 1...
Feb 4, 2013 ... Explore 10 surprising facts about the civil rights activist. ... Rosa Parks and the
Montgomery Bus Boycott. On December 1, 1955 Rosa Parks ...
Interesting facts about Rosa Parks teach us about The Civil Rights Movement.
Rosa Parks facts for kids teach kids that one person can make a difference.
Jul 26, 2013 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts about Rosa Parks, considered the mother of the civil
Dec 2, 2015 ... Tuesday marks 60 years since Rosa Louise McCauley Parks refused to give up
her bus seat in Montgomery, Ala., to a white man.
Rosa Parks Facts and Quotes for Kids – Black History Month ... She had to by a
$10 fine plus a court fee of $4 for a total of $14. During boycott an estimated ...
Feb 4, 2015 ... If she were still alive, Rosa Parks would be 102 years old today. ... 13 Facts About
Rosa Parks You Might Not Know, In Honor Of Her Birthday .... 10. Parks Is The
First Black Woman To Earn A Statue In The Capitol's Statutory ...
Rosa Parks Fact 10: On one such occasion Rosa Parks boarded a bus, paid her
fair and made her way to a seat, the driver directed her to get off the bus and ...
Rosa Parks was an activist in the African-American Civil Rights Movement, who
became famous when on December 1, 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, she ...