Black History Timeline

Slavery, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, Jim Crow Laws, and etc.

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Jim Crow was born

1836

South left the Union

1861

Lincoln Issued the Imancipation Proclamation

1863

4 million Black Americans became slaves

1865

Blacks started their own campaigne

1880 - 1900

K.K.K. Idiology

1919

Dr. Martin Luther King was born

1929

Moves to Mont.,AL with wife Coretta

1953

Leads the March on Washington

1963

Receives Nobel Peace Prize

1964

Assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee

1968