Thursday, March 29, 2007

rosa parks

Rosa Parks was born on February 4, 1913 in Tuskegee Alabama. Rosa Parks worked in a office in Michigan. Then she retired in 1988. Rosa Parks married Raymond Parks in 1932, Raymond worked in a barber shop. In 1913 Rosa Parks stood up for herself. She sat down and refused to stand because she did not want to give her seat to a white man. Rosa parks died at 92 on October 24, 2005. Rosa Parks Congessional gold medal bears the legend ''mother of the modern day civil rights movement."



CSS Library said...

Nice job on your post. ~Mrs. P

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CSS Library said...

really cool blog rosa is so interesting. Im so glad about how many good things she did for the world!
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