Key Dates of the Civil Rights Movement, 1955-1968

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1955-56
Montgomery Bus Boycott.
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1957
The clash at Little Rock.
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1960
Greensboro sit-ins.
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1961
Freedom Rides in the South and the Albany Movement began.
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1962
Meredith enrolled at the University of Mississippi.
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1963
Birmingham campaign and March on Washington.
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1964
Freedom Summer in Mississippi and Civil Rights Act passed.
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1965
Voting Rights Act passed.
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1966
Chicago campaign.
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1968
Martin Luther King assassinated on 4th April.
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The clash at Little Rock.

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1957

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Greensboro sit-ins.

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Freedom Rides in the South and the Albany Movement began.

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Meredith enrolled at the University of Mississippi.

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