Stokely Carmicheal

Jeremy Chappell

Stokely Carmichael was born in port of Spain, Trinidad and Tabago, on June 29, !941. His parents immigrated in to New York when he was at the age of 11. Carmichel left college at a critical part of American history the Civil rights movement And began his career with the SNCC. He raised the amount of voters that voted a tremendous amount from 70 to 2,600. He is the one who came up with the official logo of the SNCC which was the black panther. Which he thought showed inspiration for black people.

He would later start working with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr because he got involved with the civil rights era. He would eventually quit the Black Panther group. he made a critical decision to go back to Africa and help the people of Africa. He marries an afican singer and after that divorce he married a doctor. Later on November 15, 1998 he died at the age of 57.

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  1. The Leader of the civil rights activist was Martin Luther King Jr
  2. SNCC was created to help the desegregating in public facilities in southern communities.
  3. The Montgomery Boycott was the beginning of the civil rights movement in the United States.
  4. Rosa Parks didn't want to go sit in the back of the bus and move out of her seat for a white man.
  5. SCLC was the group that MLK was Associated with during this period.