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Rosa Parks was born Rosa Louise McCauley on Feb. 4, 1913, in Tuskegee, Alabama. She later moved with her mother to Pine Level, Alabama, where she attended a segregated one-room school. More »

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Rosa and Raymond Parks had no children. They were married from 1932 until Raymond's death in 1977. Rosa was a civil rights activist and is best-known for her involvement in the Montgomery Bus Boycott. More »

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Rosa Parks, the civil rights activist known for her refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Ala. city bus, never had children. She and her husband Raymond were married for almost 45 years when he died in 1977. More »

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Born Feb. 4, 1913, Rosa Parks would be 102 years old if she were alive in 2015. However, Parks died in October 2005 at the age of 92. More »

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Rosa Parks was born in Tuskegee, Alabama, on Feb. 4, 1913, and later moved to Pine Level, Alabama, after her parents separated. Parks and her mother moved in with her grandparents, Rose and Sylvester Edwards, on their fa... More »

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Rosa Parks was born in Tuskegee, Ala., and she was one of two children; she had a younger brother named Sylvester. Her mother's name was Leona McCauley, and her father's name was James McCauley. Both of Rosa's parents we... More »

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Rosa Parks is regarded as an American hero because she was at the forefront of the eventual dissolution of segregation laws in the United States. She did this by resisting unjust laws of the time that were designed to pr... More »

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