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....
Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005) was an
American civil ..... In 1980, Parks—widowed and without immediate family—
rededicated herself to civil rights...
Born Rosa Louise McCauley, February 4, 1913, in Tuskegee, AL; died of natural
causes, October 24, 2005, in Detroit, MI. Civil rights activist. Rosa Parks was ...
Rosa Parks was born in Tuskegee, Ala., and she was one of two children; she
had a younger brother named Sylvester. Her mother's name was Leona
Rosa Parks was the first of two children born to James McCauley and Leona
McCauley, whose maiden name was Edwards. Her younger brother was
Follow the accomplishments of civil rights activist Rosa Parks, and learn how her
... After her parents separated, Rosa's mother moved the family to Pine Level, ...
On December 1, 1955 Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus in
Montgomery, AL and ... Rosa's mother was a teacher, and the family valued
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