Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the United States Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement".
Born: February 4, 1913, Tuskegee, AL
Died: October 24, 2005, Detroit, MI
Spouse: Raymond Parks (m. 1932–1977)
Education: Highlander Folk School, Alabama State Teachers College for Negroes
Awards: Presidential Medal of Freedom, More
Parents: Leona McCauley, James McCauley