John Lewis

(1940-)

John Lewis

John Lewis was born on February 21, 1940. Lewis was raised in Troy, Alabama. Lewis went to American Baptist Theological Seminary and Fisk University for school, high school and college in Troy, Alabama. Lewis had a horrible life has a child. Lewis is still alive these days but he's old. These days Lewis is releasing books. Lewis attended segregated public school in Pike, County.


Lewis and his family were apart of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Lewis had to give up his seat for a white person to sit down in the front of the bus. Also, he was involved in Selma, Alabama March and he fractured his skull in the March. Lewis was in the bus when it blew up in 1965. Lewis was against the police for the March. Lewis's wife was arseted her seat for a white person to sit down.