Civil Rights Timeline

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Jackie Robinson integrates baseball

april 15 1947

Brown vs. Board of Education

May 17 1954

Sit-In Greensboro, North Carolina

february 1 1960 - july 25 1960

2nd

Integration of the military

july 26 1948

Emmet Till Murdered

August 28 1955

Creation of Student Non-Violent Coordinatating

april 16 1960

3rd

Rosa Parks\ Montgomery Bus Boycott

December 1 1955 - November 13 1956

Civil Rights Act of 1964

july 2 1964

4th

Integration of Central High School, Little Rock Arkansas

september 24 1957

5th

Freedom Riders

may 4 1961 - september 1961

Jimmy Lee Jackson

february 26 1964

6th

Children's March

may 2 1963 - may 5 1963

7th

March from Selma to Montgomery

march 7 1965 - march 25 1965

8th

Voting Rights Act

july 9 1965