Segregation in schools is unconstitutional.
Montgomery Bus Boycott begins and lasts 385 days
Montgomery Bus Boycott ends.
Four young girls (Denise McNair, Cynthia Wesley, Carole Robertson, and Addie Mae Collins) attending Sunday school are killed when a bomb explodes at the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church.
The Civil Rights Act prohibits discrimination of all kinds based on race, color, religion, or national origin.
Harlem finished graduate school and moves his family away from the South.
Hiram finally gets his way and is able to travel to Mississippi to visit his grandpa.
Emmett's body is found floating in the Tallahatchie River.
Trial begins in the Tallahatchie County Courthouse in Sumner, Mississippi with Judge Curtis L. Swango presiding.
Three months after their acquittal, Roy Bryant and J. W. Milam, described in an interview in Look magazine, how they kidnapped, tortured, and murdered Emmett Till.