Cibil Rights Movement By stanley124 Jan 1, 1954 Outlawed racial segregation in public schools. On this date the Supreme Court, had issued that segregation in public schools was now eliegle. May 1, 1955 Boycott At this time was instigated by Rosa Parks by refusing to give up her seat to a white man. May 1, 1957 Trying knew things in a white school The Local school board of Little Rock had admitted nine black students to the citys all white Central High School. They had been need to enter with federal troops to protect them. May 1, 1957 Becoming presedent of the SCLC The SCLC is the Southern Chrisitan Leadership Conference, and Martin LutherKing was an SCLC head. He would later become a central leader in the big civil rights movment. May 1, 1960 Sitting in An organization had been created and that was to have sit ins at local Woolworths lunch counter to protest. May 1, 1961 Freedom Riders The Freedom Riders had boarded buses in Washing ton and had been beaten, arrested, and once had their bus burned, when they had entered in Virginia. May 1, 1963 Blocking Black students An Alabama governor who had tried to block black students from enrolling in the University of Alabama. May 3, 1965 Voting Rights Act This had given blacks the right to vote. In this roces Three activists lost their lives, durin th Selma Dmonstrations, which was one of the two events. This one event was the march from Selma Apr 4, 1968 Martin Luther King is assaninated He was giving a speech in Memphis when he was shot. May 3, 1968 The Black Militancy After this the rise of the black militancy had taken order, and the civil rights mvement had begun losing momentum. May 3, 1969 Short of black students in public schools with whites. As of late 1969 only 1 pecen of the black studentsis in the Deep South States were attendin publicc schools hith whites.