Rosa Parks

Ebony Jones

What she was known for

Civil rights activist Rosa Parks would not give her bus seat to a white passenger, and other efforts to end segregation.


You must never be fearful about what you do when it is right.-Rosa Parks

Awards she won

· Golden Plate

· Congressional Gold Medal

· Presidential Medal for Freedom

· Spingarn Medal


Born on February 4, 1913, in Tuskegee, Alabama and

died October 24, 2005 Detroit, Michigan