Civil Rights Movement Timeline

A march during the Civil Rights Movement
Civil Rights March
Below you will find a timeline of the black civil rights movement which includes some of the most important events of this movement in chronological order. This timeline is written for both kids and adults and includes basic information about each event such as what the event was, when it happened, and where it occurred. The below timeline focuses on a time span from the mid-1950s through the late 1960s; although numerous important civil rights events occurred before and after this period.

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Black Civil Rights Movement Timeline - 1950s

Black Civil Rights Movement Timeline - 1960s