Ralph Abernathy

By: Miranda Bailey

The Basics

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.

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Be Inspired

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.