Rosa Parks

1955-2005

early life

Rosa Parks was born February 4, 1913 and died October 24, 2005 in Montgomery, Alabama. When Rosa was 11 years old she moved to Montgomery, Alabama. Rosa found a high school she left school when she was 16 years old in 11th grade because her dying grandmother. In 1932 at 19 she married a man named Raymond Parks.

Rosa parks movement

On December 1,1955 Rosa refused to give up her seat to a white man. Why? So bus segregation stops. she refused to give up her seat to a white man. When December 1,1955. Montgomery,Alabama. She just got on the bus and never gave up her seat to a white man or girl. You know that Rosa Parks is Involved because the story of Rosa Parks say she refused to give up her seat to a white man, so that must mean she is part of bus boycott.

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impact

The big change about Rosa refusing to give up her to a white man is she is arrested for doing that because the law back in the 1960 is black people have to move if a white man or girl wants to sit there and Rosa didn't follow that law so she went to jail and after what happened to Rosa Parks did the segregate bus boycott stops and the bus system became integrated.