Rosa Parks was the first of two children born to James McCauley and Leona McCauley, whose maiden name was Edwards. Her younger brother was Sylvester McCauley. She adopted the last ...
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 ..... Her family
was plagued with illness; she and her husband had suffered stomach ulcers for ...
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 ...
I pause to honor the memory of Rosa Parks
. Mrs. Parks
’ mistreatment by the bus service dated as far back as twelve years before in 1943. She was married (not that that’s a requirement, but she could afford to engage in civil disobedience because she was not a sole bre... More »
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
Read now about the early life of Rosa Parks, who founded her strength in ... tells
of the many white people who were kind to her and her family as she grew up.
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Rosa's mother was a teacher, and the family valued education. Rosa moved to ...
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... After her parents separated, Rosa's mother moved the family to Pine Level, ...