Victor salinas

improtant people
  • Rosa Parks
Rosa Parks was an afrcain amercain who wanted equal rights for afracani amercians. On February 4, 1913 Rosa Parks was born. Now back then black people wernt treated the same as other people. So one day when she was riding the bus home after work a white man got on the bus and their were no seat so the bus driver told Rosa to give up her seat Rosa refused the driver called the cops and when they got their they arested her. So that made afracian amercians really mad. so they started to protest against slavery. She was from the U.S.
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http://www.rosaparks.org/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosa_Parks
http://www.biography.com/people/rosa-parks-9433715
  • Thurgood Marshall
Thurgood Marshal was born on July 2, 1908 and died on January 24, 1993.Thurgood Marshall studied law at Howard University.
In 1954, he won the Brown v. Board of Educationcase, in which the Supreme Court ended racial segregation in public schools. He really impacted all life he won the right for afrcian amercians. So relly if he did not win that case i would not have all the freinds that i have. He went to ALOT of schools look Lincoln University, Howard University School of Law, Colored High and Training School he attened all of these schools thats alot. He was from amercia.
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thurgood_Marshall
http://chnm.gmu.edu/courses/122/hill/marshall.htm


  • Mao Zedong
Mao Zedong was born on December 26, 1893 and died onSeptember 9, 1976. Mao wanted to fight the US in a land war in Korea because they did not have a Navy so could not fight at sea and we were pushing them about Taiwan and he wanted us to leave them alone. Truman was president of the US when the ware started but Eisenhower was president when the cease fire agreement was signed May 1953. Stalinwas sill alive when it started, he did not die until March 1953.He started a sort of uprising and gave china
Communistem. He was from china.
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http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/mao_zedong.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mao_Zedong
  • Matin Luther King Jr.
Matin Luter King Jr. came from a long line of african amercian pastors. Matin was born on January 15, 1929and died on April 4, 1968. He or Martin belived in peaceful protest so words not actions. He recived a noble peace prize for leading african amercians in peaceful prosets. So really with out him i would be treated like trash cause im hispanic so thank you MLK. He was from the U.Smartin vic.jpg
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/king-bio.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Luther_King,_Jr
  • Joseph McCarthy
He was born on November 14, 1908 and died on May 2, 1957He was noted for making claims that there were large numbers of Communists and Soviet spies and sympathizers inside the United States federal government and elsewhere. Ultimately, his tactics and inability to substantiate his claims led him to be censured by the United States Senate. After graduating McCarthy worked as a lawyer but was fairly unsuccessful and had to supplement his income by playing poker.THAT WEREID, BACK TO THE STORY. While He was campaning fro the spot of senate La Follettethe guy he was against was deeply hurt by the false claims made against him, retired from politics, and later committed suicide. He was from the U.S.
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http://www.coldwar.org/articles/50s/senatorjosephmccarthy.asp
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USAmccarthy.htm
  • Nikita Khrushchev
He was born on April 15 [O.S. April 3]1894 and died on September 11, 1971. he was from the russian empire. Nikita led fart of the sovliet union durring the cold war. Khrushchev is best remembered for his dramatic, oftentimes boorish gestures and "harebrained schemes" to try and get people to rember that communionsm will rule forever.

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nikita_Khrushchev
http://www.pbs.org/redfiles/bios/all_bio_nikita_khrushchev.htm
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/RUSkhrushchev.htm