Of The 1950s
Ralph Bunche was born one August 7, 1904. He died on December 9, 1971. His job was being in the National Deprence Program, which was the group that helped form the United Nations, during World War two. He won the Noble Peace prize because he was a mediator between the Arabs and the Jews during a war in 1948-1949.
Ernest Green was born on September 22, 1941. He was one of the Little Rock Nine, which was a group of nine black students being the first to intregrate into Little Rock Central High. He served many high level positions in the government. He along with the other Little Rock Nine and Dasiy Bates received the Spingarn Medal from the NAACP. (NAACP:National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.)
Jefferson Thomas was born on September 19, 1942. He died on September 5, 2010 at the age 67. He was part of the little rock nine. His jobs were serving in the Army during the Vitenam War, working for Mobil Oil, and was an accountant for the United States department of defense. He was awarded the Spingarn Medal by the NAACP.