Rosa Parks with Dr. Martin Luther King, 1955.  Mrs. Parks would defy the Jim Crow laws by refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white passenger, thus igniting a movement that would see the Black citizenry boycott the buses until they desegregated.

Rosa Parks with Dr. Martin Luther King, 1955. Mrs. Parks would defy the Jim Crow laws by refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white passenger, thus igniting a movement that would see the Black citizenry boycott the buses until they desegregated.

Rosa Parks’s mugshot in 1955 after refusing to give up her seat on a public bus to a white passenger. | 32 Of The Most Badass Moments In History

24 Of The Most Badass Moments In History

Rosa Parks’s mugshot in 1955 after refusing to give up her seat on a public bus to a white passenger. | 32 Of The Most Badass Moments In History

A famous picture of Rosa Parks on an integrated bus.  When Rosa refused to give her seat up on the bus for a white man she became a role to many and nearly changed the future.

A famous picture of Rosa Parks on an integrated bus. When Rosa refused to give her seat up on the bus for a white man she became a role to many and nearly changed the future.

A super classy classic. It's rare a picture gives you a sense of nostalgia, when you never lived through the period.

A super classy classic. It's rare a picture gives you a sense of nostalgia, when you never lived through the period.

This glorious photo of Rosa Parks sitting at the front of the bus in Montgomery, Alabama, after the Supreme Court ruled segregation illegal in 1956. | 26 Incredible Pictures Of Famous People Throughout History

This glorious photo of Rosa Parks sitting at the front of the bus in Montgomery, Alabama, after the Supreme Court ruled segregation illegal in 1956.

This glorious photo of Rosa Parks sitting at the front of the bus in Montgomery, Alabama, after the Supreme Court ruled segregation illegal in 1956. | 26 Incredible Pictures Of Famous People Throughout History

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