Malcolm X

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  • Malcolm X is born

    Malcolm is born
  • Malcolm's house burned down

    In Lansing,Michigan his house burned down. Nobody was hurt. No exact date.
  • Malcolm's father is dead

    His dead body was found on the train tracks. He might have been murdered by white supremacists but, nobody really knows.
  • Mother goes to mental instution

    Mother goes to mental instution
    No exact date. She goes because of her saddness from her husband's death. The children all get seperated in foster care.
  • Why Malcolm dropped out of school

    His favorite teacher asked what he wanted to be when he grew up. Malcom said a lawyer, after the teacher said that is no realistic goal for a nigger. Next, Malcolm dropped out of school. No exact date
  • Malcolm moves to Boston with his half-sister Ella

    Malcolm moves to Boston with his half-sister Ella
    Malcolm gets caught up in the underground illegal drug trade in Boston. No exact date
  • Malcolm goes to jail

    Malcolm goes to jail
    Him and his buddies get arrested for burglary charges and Malcolm got a 10 year sentence. His white buddies got a few months. In jail Malcolm extends his education by reading everyday in jail. No exact date
  • Malcolm converts to Islam and he is released

    Malcolm converts to Islam and he is released
    While in prison his siblings tell in him about the nation of Islam. Malcolm converts when he is in prison. Malcolm serves 7 years because of parole. After he is released he changes his last name from Little to X in tribute to his unknown African name. He goes to the leader of the NOI. (Nation of Islam). Which is Elijah Muhammad. He became minster of a temple in Harlem. Malcolm becomes thenational spokesman of the NOI. No exact dates.
  • Malcolm X gets married

    Malcolm X gets married
    He marries Betty Shabazz. They have 6 kids.
  • Makes a newspaper

    Makes a newspaper
    For Elijah Muhammad to promote the NOI. With Malcolm the NOI went from 400 to 40,000 members. No exact date
  • Malcolm leaves the NOI

    Malcolm leaves the Noi because of Kennedeys assaination and because he "betrayed" the NOi. No exact date.
  • Malcolm visits the Mecca

    Malcolm visits the Mecca
    Malcolm changes his views and he fights for all people and doesn't hate white people. He joins the peaceful civil rights movement..
  • Malcolm X is assasinated!

    Malcolm X is assasinated!
    He gets shot with sixteen bullets.