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  • Martin Luther King

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Considered by many to be the pre-eminent civil rights leader in American History, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was born on January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, GA. More >>
  • Vernon Johns

    Vernon Johns

    Rev. Vernon Johns was the pastor of Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, AL from 1948-1952.  In the 1940s he was considered among the top black preachers of the time.More >>
  • John Lewis

    John Lewis

    Congressman John Lewis is a distinguished civil rights leader and current U.S. congressman from Georgia. Lewis grew up near Troy, Alabama.More >>
  • Ralph David Abernathy

    Ralph David Abernathy

    Civil Rights leader Ralph David Abernathy was born on March 11, 1926 in Linden, AL. He served as Martin Luther King's chief aide during the Civil Rights struggle of the 1950's and 1960's. More >>
  • E.D. Nixon

    E.D. Nixon

    E.D. Nixon was often thought of as "Mr. Civil Rights" in Montgomery during the struggle for civil rights. More >>
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