By: Miranda Bailey
Birth Day: March 11, 1926
Life Span: 64 years, 1 month, 7 days
Place of Birth: Linden, Alabama
Occupation: Activist and minister
Did You Know?
Ralph Abernathy helped Martin Luther King Jr. organized the historical Montgomery bus boycotts.
While also being a Baptist minister, Ralph Abernathy was also a civil rights activist. He stood up for what he believed in and in the long run, it made a difference by helping abolish slavery and help create equality for black Americans.