Ruby Bridges Timeline by Edurne Arizmendi

Timeline created by sesson5A
In History
  • Supreme Court in the United States

    May 17 the United States Supreme Court bans segreagtion in public schools.
  • Ruby Bridges

    Ruby Bridges was born in Mississippy, four years later she move to New Orleans.
  • The brave woman Rosa Parks

    The brave woman Rosa Parks
    Rosa Parks, an african-american woman, is arrested for refusing to give up her seat in a bus for a white person in Montgomery, Alabama,
  • Buses desegregate

    Buses desegregate
    After more than a year of boycotting the buses and a legal fight, the Montgomery buses desegregate.
  • Schools desegregate in the south

    Federal Court forced the desegregation of schools in the south.
  • The first day of school of Ruby Bridges

    The first day of school of Ruby Bridges
    January Ruby had her first day at Frantz Elementary school for whites in New Orleans.
  • Freedom rides begin

    Freedom rides begin from Washington, D.C:Groups of white and black people ride buses through the southto challenge segrgation.
  • Martin Luther arrested

    Martin Luther arrested
    Police arrest civil rights leader reverent. Martin Luther and other ministers demostrating in Birmingham, Alabama, then turn fire hoses and police dogs on the marchers.
  • President Kennedy calls for civil rights

    President Kennedy calls for civil rights
    President John F Kennedy calls for civil rights.
  • President Kennedy dies

    President John F Kennedy 1961-1963, shot dead.
  • The Problem We All Live With

    The Problem We All Live With
    Look magazine published Norman Rockwell s painting The Problem We All Live With.
  • President Johnson signs the Civil Rights Act

    President Johnson signs the Civil Rights Act
    President Johnson signs the civil rights act of 1964.
  • Black Nationalist leader malcom

    Black nationalist leader malcom is murdered.
  • Martin Luther is assassinate

    Martin Luther is assassinate
    Martin Luther is assassinate in Memphis, Tennessee unleashing violence in more than100 cities.
  • The Story of Ruby Bridges

    The Story of Ruby Bridges
    The story of Ruby Bridges was published.