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ROSA PARKS - received national recognition, including the NAACP's 1979 Spingarn Medal, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Congressional Gold Medal, and a posthumous statue in the United States Capitol's National Statuary Hall. Upon her death in 2005, she was the first woman and second non-U.S. government official to lie in honor at the Capitol Rotunda.

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It took 40,000 black ppl walking to work for 381 days in Montgomery bus boycott, & Rosa Parks, to make history.

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Today in Black History: October 24, 2005 “The Death of Rosa Parks”

Rosa Parks Death | Today in Black History: October 24, 2005 “The Death of Rosa Parks”

Rosa Parks was an unknown seamstress living in Montgomery Alabama. It was her brave refusal to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in 1955 that marks the beginning of the US Civil Rights movement, and, many would say the move to full equality of black with white citizens in the US

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Rosa Parks and President Clinton | Biography: Rosa Parks for Kids

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Rosa Parks SHOCKER: Heroine's essay reveals rape attempt by white neighbor

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