#1005 Overall Influence

Rosa Parks

African-American civil rights activist

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Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an American activist in the civil rights movement best known for her pivotal role in the Montgomery bus boycott. The United States Congress has called her "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement".

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Alabama State University

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#87 World Rank
Political Science