Rosa Parks

The first lady of Civil Rights

Facts

  • Born on February 4, 1913 in Tuskegee, Alabama
  • Her Achievements are that she received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1996 for being the First Lady of Civil Rights. She also received the Golden Plate Award in 1995
  • Died on October 24, 2005 in Detroit, Michigan

Sources

Academy of Achievements. A Museum of History. March 5, 2014.

[http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/page/par0int-1]. October 12, 2015.



The White House. The Presidential Medal of Freedom. 2014.

[https://www.whitehouse.gov/medal-of-freedom]. October 12, 2015.



Academy of Achievements. A Museum of History. March 5, 2014.

[http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/pagegen/brochure/p9.html]. October 12, 2015.

Taryn Maxwell