Little Rock Girl 1957

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  • Thelma MotherShed Wair's Birth

    Thelma MotherShed Wair's Birth
    Thelma MotherShed Wair was born on September 14, 1940. She was the oldest in the group Little Rock Nine.
  • Minnijean Brown's Birth

    Minnijean Brown's Birth
    Miinijean Brown was born on September 11, 1941.
  • Ernest Green's Brith

    Ernest Green's Brith
    Ernest Green was born on September 11, 1941.
  • Elizabeth Eckford's Birth

    Elizabeth Eckford's Birth
    Elizabeth Eckford was born on October 4, 1941.
  • Terrence Roberts's Birth

    Terrence Roberts's Birth
    Terrence Roberts was born on December 3, 1941.
  • Melba Pattillo Beals's Birth

    Melba Pattillo Beals's Birth
    Melba Pattillo Beals was born on December 7, 1941.
  • Gloria Cecilia Ray's Birth

    Gloria Cecilia Ray's Birth
    Gloria Cecilia Ray was born on September 26, 1942.
  • Jefferson Thomas'a Birth

    Jefferson Thomas'a Birth
    Jefferson Thomas was born on December 14, 1942.
  • Carlotta Walls LaNier's Birth

    Carlotta Walls LaNier's Birth
    Carlotta Walls LaNier was born on December 18, 1942. She was the youngest member of the group, Little Rock Nine.
  • U.S Supreme Court

    U.S Supreme Court
    The U.S supreme court said that seperation of America's public school was unconstitutional.
  • Little Rock Nine Was Formed

    Little Rock Nine Was Formed
    On September 23, 1957 the offical goup, Little Rock Nine, was announced to the public.
  • Governor Orval

    Governor Orval
    Governor Orval announced that he would call in the Arkansas National guard to not let the African-American students enter Centeral High school.
  • The Little Rock Nine attempted to enter Centeral High

    The Little Rock Nine attempted to enter Centeral High
    The Little Rock Nine attempted to enter Centeral High when they were turned away by Arkansas National Guard troops.
  • President Dwight D. Eisenhower strikes at a National Guard

    President Dwight D. Eisenhower strikes at a National Guard
    President, Dwight D. Eisenhower, federalized a National Guard on September 25, 1957, because the Guard didn't allow the group, Little Rock nine, to enter the building.
  • Ernest Green Graduation Martin Luther King Jr. attends

    Ernest Green Graduation Martin Luther King Jr. attends
    Martin Luther King junior attended graduaton ceremonies at central high school to see Ernest Greenamong, Little Rock Nine, recieve his diploma on May 1958.
  • Minnijean Brown Graduated

    Minnijean Brown Graduated
    Minnijean Brown graduated at New Lincoln school in New york in 1959
  • Centeral High reopened

    Centeral High reopened
    Centeral High reopened in August 1959
  • The remarkable Statues of Little Rock Nine

    The remarkable Statues of Little Rock Nine
    The group, Little Rock nine, fought their way through Centeral High. Now their presented with statues showing the effort they put in from all these years.
  • Little Rock Nine Visitor's Center

    Little Rock Nine Visitor's Center
    On September 15, 2007 in Centeral Arkansas. A gas station was remodeled into a Little Rock Nine visitor's center. Inside the center it shows photographs, articles, and tells all the events that happened during the 1957's with the group, Little Rock Nine.
  • Jefferson Thomas's death

    Jefferson Thomas's death
    Jefferson became the first of the Little Rock nine to die. Jefferson died of pancreatic cancer at the age of 67.