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Civil rights timeline
8 months ago
14 year old black boy killed for whistling at white women in Money, Mississippi.
Rosa Parks refuses to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama bus and goes to jail.
Martin Luther King JR. is chosen to lead the civil rights movement.
Emmett Till's trial is held.
Claudette Colvin refuses to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama bus before Rosa Parks.
Bus segregation is banned.
9 African Americans enrolled at Central high school in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Birmingham, Alabama church bombing, 4 young African American girls died.
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