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Civil Rights Figures

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 Daisy <I>Gatson</I> Bates

Daisy Gatson Bates

11 Nov 1914 – 4 Nov 1999

Civil Rights advocate, NAACP President,...

Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA

 James Earl Chaney

James Earl Chaney

30 May 1943 – 21 Jun 1964

Murder Victim, Civil Rights Worker. Born in...

Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi, USA

 Addie Mae Collins

Addie Mae Collins

18 Apr 1949 – 15 Sep 1963

Civil Rights Figure. Born the daughter of Oscar L...

Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, USA

 Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass

14 Feb 1818 – 20 Feb 1895

Social Reformer, Human Rights Leader. Black...

Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA

 Medgar Evers

Medgar Evers

2 Jul 1925 – 12 Jun 1963

Civil Rights Leader, Social Reformer. As field...

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA Section 36, Lot 1431, Grid BB-40,

Plot info: Section 36, Lot 1431, Grid BB-40

 Andrew Goodman

Andrew Goodman

23 Nov 1943 – 21 Jun 1964

Social Activist. Born the second of three sons of...

Ridgewood, Queens County, New York, USA 2-1-24-R02,

Plot info: 2-1-24-R02

 Fannie Lou Hamer

Fannie Lou Hamer

6 Oct 1917 – 14 Mar 1977

Social Reformer. Dedicated and courageous civil...

Ruleville, Sunflower County, Mississippi, USA

 Gordon Kiyoshi Hirabayashi
No grave photo

Gordon Kiyoshi Hirabayashi

23 Apr 1918 – 8 Jan 2012
Cremated , Location of ashes is unknown
 Jimmie Lee Jackson

Jimmie Lee Jackson

16 Dec 1938 – 26 Feb 1965

Marion, Perry County, Alabama, USA

Attorney Alberta Odell Jones

Attorney Alberta Odell Jones

12 Nov 1930 – 5 Aug 1965

Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA

Dr Martin Luther King Jr.

Dr Martin Luther King Jr.

15 Jan 1929 – 4 Apr 1968

Nobel Prize Laureate Social Reformer. He was the...

Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA

 Fred Toyosaburo Korematsu

Fred Toyosaburo Korematsu

30 Jan 1919 – 30 Mar 2005

Civil Rights Figure. A native of Oakland and a...

Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA 52D,

Plot info: 52D

 John Robert Lewis

John Robert Lewis

21 Feb 1940 – 17 Jul 2020

U.S. Congressman and Civil Rights Leader. He...

Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA

 Biddy Mason

Biddy Mason

15 Aug 1818 – 16 Jan 1891

Former slave, nurse/ mid wife, successful...

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA Section G, Lot 320,

Plot info: Section G, Lot 320

 Carol Denise McNair

Carol Denise McNair

17 Nov 1951 – 15 Sep 1963

Murder Victim. Born Carol Denise McNair, the...

Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, USA

 Constance <I>Baker</I> Motley
No grave photo

Constance Baker Motley

14 Sep 1921 – 21 Sep 2005
Unknown
 Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks

4 Feb 1913 – 24 Oct 2005

Civil Rights Pioneer and Social Activist. An...

Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA Rosa L. Parks Freedom Chapel,

Plot info: Rosa L. Parks Freedom Chapel

 Homer Adolph Plessy

Homer Adolph Plessy

17 Mar 1862 – 1 Mar 1925

Civil Rights Activist. He is remembered as the...

New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA

 Carole Rosamond Robertson

Carole Rosamond Robertson

24 Apr 1949 – 15 Sep 1963

Murder Victim. She was born the third child of...

Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, USA

 Amelia <I>Platts</I> Robinson
No grave photo

Amelia Platts Robinson

18 Aug 1911 – 26 Aug 2015
Cremated , Ashes scattered

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