Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an activist in the Civil Rights Movement , whom the United States Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement". Her birthday, February 4, and the day she was arrested, December 1, have both become Rosa Parks Day, commemorated in California and Missouri , and Ohio and Oregon . Wikipedia*
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Rosa Parks has 20 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Speech. The year with the most videos was 2005 with seven videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1995 with an average of 7,094 views per program. Most appearances with Jesse Jackson (5), Dorothy I. Height (5), Coretta Scott King (4). Most common tags: African Americans, Minorities, Civil Rights.