Civil Rights Movment

Civil Rights Movment

13th Amendment

December 6, 1865

14th Amendment

July 28, 1868

15th Amendment

March 30, 1870

Jim Crow Laws

November 4, 1877

Plessy v. Ferguson

April 13, 1896

NAACP Created

February 12, 1909

Brown vs. Board of Education

June 17, 1954

Emmet Till

August 28, 1955

Montgomery Bus Boycott

December 5, 1955

Little Rock 9

September 2, 1957

Sit-in "Greensboro 4"

February 1, 1960

James Meridith

June 6, 1960

FreedomRiders

May 4, 1961

Birmingham, AL

May 12, 1962

March on Washington

August 28, 1963

24th Amendment

January 23, 1964

Civil Rights Act of 1964

July 2, 1964

Assassination of Malcolm X

February 21, 1965

Selma

March 25, 1965

Voting Rights Act of 1965

August 5, 1965

Black Power Movement

June 16, 1966

Black Panther Party

October 15, 1966

Assassination of MLK

April 4, 1968