Rosa Parks was an American Civil Rights activist, best known for refusing to move out of a segregated "whites only" seat on a bus on December 1, 1955. Decemeber 1st is now Rosa Parks Day, celebrated as a holiday in four states.
|Full Name||Rosa Louise McCauley Parks|
|Birth Date||February 4, 1913|
|Death Date||October 25, 2005|
|Born||Tuskegee, Alabama, USA|
|Died||Detroit, Michigan, USA|
|Cause of Death||old age|
|Education||Alabama State Teachers College for Negroes|
|Mother||Leona Edwards McCauley|
How Added - Someone commented that she should have been included on the "100 Most Significant Figures in History" list.