● Rosa Parks: Rosa Parks was born February 4, 1913 in Tuskegee, Alabama. She’s most known for not giving up her seat on the bus for a White man, inciting the Montgomery Bus Boycott in 1955. Shortly after, she moved to Detroit and found work as a secretary to John Conyers. After her retirement, she wrote an autobiography and received national recognition for her work. Parks passed October 24, 2005 with a legacy that is celebrated in several states publicly.