Martin Luther King, Jr. is an example of a slain civil rights leader. He was assassinated on April 4, 1968. Medgar Evers is another example.
The name of the Civil Rights leader that was slain in the 1960s is Medgar Evers. He was shot and killed on June 1, 1963 by KKK member Byron de La Beckwith.
Harry T. Moore
President John F. Kennedy was a supporter of Civil Rights during his presidency and was assassinated in 1963.
Medgar Evers was killed in the Birmingham bombings of 1963.
He was killed April of 1968 not 69 and LBJ was president.
Medgar Evers was a civil rights leader who was slain by members of the Ku Klux Klan during the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. The effort to bring his murderers to trial is depicted in the film 'Ghosts of Mississippi.'
Lyndon Baines Johnson
He was always an American civil rights leader...if that's what your question is?
who was the most important leader of the civil rights of tn
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Curtis Cooper - civil rights leader - died in 2000.
Curtis Cooper - civil rights leader - was born in 1932.
Betty Hill - civil rights leader - was born in 1882.
Betty Hill - civil rights leader - died in 1960.
It was just Martin Luther. Martin Luther King Jr was a black civil rights leader who was slain in Memphis, TN.
who was a black leader who wanted full civil rights for former slaves
which famous civil rights leader was born in georgia
Gerald Talbot was a famous civil rights leader from Maine. He attended the civil rights march on Washington, DC in August, 1963, as the leader of the Maine Civil Rights movement.
Martin Luther King, Jr. was the president of the SCLC, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. The SCLC was a nonviolent group working to earn civil rights for African-Americans. King was assassinated in 1963 in Memphis, Tennessee while making a speech.
Martin Luther King was a minister prior to being a civil rights leader.
Martin Luther king Jr. was the most influential leader of the civil rights movement
What did this event do for MLK's future as a Civil Rights leader?
William Harris - Australian civil rights leader - was born in 1867.