Famous Black Civil Rights Activists

Martin Luther King Jr Martin Luther King Jr.
15 January 1929, American
Civil Rights Activist
Malcolm XMalcolm X
19 May 1925, American
Activist

Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
17 January 1942, American
 

James BaldwinJames Baldwin
02 August 1924, American
Novelist

Rosa ParksRosa Parks
04 February 1913, American
Activist

Fred HamptonFred Hampton
30 August 1948, American
Activist
Medgar EversMedgar Evers
02 July 1925, American
 

Ruby BridgesRuby Bridges
08 September 1954, American
Philanthropist

W. E. B. Du BoisW. E. B. Du Bois
23 February 1868, Ghanaian
Civil Rights Activists
Jesse JacksonJesse Jackson
08 October 1941, American
Civil Rights Activist

Stokely CarmichaelStokely Carmichael
29 June 1941, Guinean, Trinidadian, American
 
Coretta Scott KingCoretta Scott King
27 April 1927, American
Civil Rights Activist, Author

Ida B. WellsIda B. Wells
16 July 1862, American
Journalist

Lena HorneLena Horne
30 June 1917, American
Singer

Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist

Paul RobesonPaul Robeson
09 April 1898, American
Singer, Actor & Civil Rights Activist
Winnie Madikizela-MandelaWinnie Madikizela-Mandela
26 September 1936, South African
Politician, Anti-Apartheid Activist

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
18 February 1934, American
Writer

Fannie Lou HamerFannie Lou Hamer
06 October 1917, American
Civil Rights Activist

Claudette ColvinClaudette Colvin
05 September 1939, American
Civil Rights Activist
Miriam MakebaMiriam Makeba
04 March 1932, South African
Singer

James Weldon JohnsonJames Weldon Johnson
17 June 1871, American
Author
Hosea WilliamsHosea Williams
05 January 1926, American
Civil Rights Leader

A. Phillip RandolphA. Philip Randolph
15 April 1889, American
Leader of the African-American civil-rights

Barbara JordanBarbara Jordan
21 February 1936, American
Lawyer
Benjamin BannekerBenjamin Banneker
09 November 1731, American
Compiler of Almanacs

Mary McLeod BethuneMary McLeod Bethune
10 July 1875, American
Educator
Mary Church TerrellMary Church Terrell
23 September 1863, American
Civil Rights Activist

Anna Julia CooperAnna Julia Cooper
10 August 1858, American
Author, Educator

Marsha P. JohnsonMarsha P. Johnson
24 August 1945, American
Civil Rights Activist
Betty ShabazzBetty Shabazz
28 May 1934, American
Educator

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Bernice KingBernice King
28 March 1963, American
Actress
Tarana BurkeTarana Burke
12 September 1973, American
Activist

Bayard RustinBayard Rustin
17 March 1912, American
Activist

Alveda KingAlveda King
22 January 1951, American
Politician

James MeredithJames Meredith
25 June 1933, American
Writer
Amelia BoyntonAmelia Boynton Robinson
18 August 1911, American
Activist
Whitney Young Jr.Whitney Young
31 July 1921, American
Civil rights activist

Ella BakerElla Baker
13 December 1903, American
American activist

Max RoachMax Roach
10 January 1924, American
Musician

Vernon JordanVernon Jordan
15 August 1935, American
Lawyer
Gabriel ProsserGabriel Prosser
1776 AD, American
Blacksmith

Roy InnisRoy Innis
06 June 1934, American
Activist

Derrick BellDerrick Bell
06 November 1930, American
Lawyer

C. Delores TuckerC. Delores Tucker
04 October 1927, American
Politician

Gloria RichardsonGloria Richardson
06 May 1922, American
civil rights Activist
Septima Poinsette ClarkSeptima Poinsette Clark
03 May 1898, American
Educator

Franklin McCainFranklin McCain
03 January 1941, American
Civil rights activist
Autherine LucyAutherine Lucy
05 October 1929, American
Civil Rights Activist, Educator

Charles S. JohnsonCharles S. Johnson
24 July 1893, American
Sociologist

Aaron HenryAaron Henry
02 July 1922, American
Politician
Leon SullivanLeon Sullivan
16 October 1922, American
Civil rights leader

Sarah Louise DelanySarah Louise Delany
19 September 1889, American
Educator
Amanda SmithAmanda Smith
23 January 1837, American
Leader

Albert RabyAlbert Raby
1933 AD, Italian
Teacher

William L. PattersonWilliam L. Patterson
27 August 1891, American
Political Leader

Robert L. CarterRobert L. Carter
11 March 1917, American
Lawyer

Marvel CookeMarvel Cooke
04 April 1903, American
Journalist
Willie BarrowWillie Barrow
07 December 1924, American
Clergywoman

James Nabrit Jr.James Nabrit Jr.
07 September 1900, American
Lawyer

Percy QobozaPercy Qoboza
17 January 1938, South African
Journalist

Raymond V. HaysbertRaymond V. Haysbert
19 January 1920, American
Businessman
L. C. BatesL. C. Bates
27 April 1904, American
Civil rights activist

Kenneth Bancroft ClarkKenneth Bancroft Clark
14 July 1914, American
Psychologist
Bob HicksBob Hicks
20 February 1929, American
Activist

Oscar Cicero Brown, Jr.Oscar Cicero Brown, Jr.
10 October 1926, American
Singer-songwriter

Thomas Kilgore, Jr.Thomas Kilgore, Jr.
20 February 1913, American
Religious leader