28 Days of Black History Month – Day 4 – Rosa Parks


On this day, February 4th, 1913, Rosa Louise McCauley was born, better known as, Rosa Parks. She was  an African American civil rights activist whom the U.S. Congress later called “Mother of the Modern-Day Civil Rights Movement” was born on this day in Tuskegee, Alabama.

She became famous for refusing to obey bus driver James Blake to give up her seat to make room for a white passenger.

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