10 Extremely Inspirational Women

Rosa Parks

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Rosa Parks was born in 1913 and was an African American civil rights activist. The incident that she is famous for was that she refused to obey the bus driver. The bus driver insisted her to give her seat to a white man but she refused to do so. She was arrested and put on trial which triggered the largest and most successful mass movements against racial segmentation in the country known as ”Montgomery Bus Boycott”. Her place in the American History has made her an icon in the American Culture and due to her actions the legacy continues.