ruby bridges

By aouggf
  • Ruby born

    Ruby Nell Bridges was born on September 8, 1954, in Tylertown, Mississippi.
  • Move

    1958- Ruby and her family move from Tylertown, Mississippi, to New Orleans
  • desegregation of school

    Federal court ordered the desegregation of schools in sthe South and Ruby had her first day at Frantz Elementary School For Whites people
  • Ruby at school

    On November 14, 1960, she was escorted to class by her mother and U.S. marshals due to violent mobs.
  • The problème we all live with

    Norman Rockwell painted The Problem We All Life With
  • brother

    Ruby's brother was murdered
  • The Story of Ruby Bridges was published

  • Ruby and the president

    Ruby Bridges visited the Oval Office on July 15, with President Obama