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Coretta scott king

  1. 1. By Chloe and Emma
  2. 2. Contribution to our world Coretta Scott King helped pass the Civil Rights Act after her husband, Martin Luther King Jr.’s, death
  3. 3. April 27, 1927 was a special day for everyone especially her parents who loved her so. Coretta Scott King was born but no one knew how famous she would be when she grew up. Coretta is famous not because of slavery, but because she helped to pass the Civil Rights Act, which gave equal rights to white and black people. Coretta married Martin Luther King Jr.
  4. 4. Coretta’s Hard Life  Coretta had a hard life her house was set on fire when she was 15. Image that happening to you! That was one of the scariest parts, but her life was full of stress and tragedies (like when her husband was killed).
  5. 5. Questions for Coretta Scott King  How did Coretta Scott King manage to be so brave?  How did Coretta and Martin meet (we found out they met after they got out of college.)
  6. 6. Fun Facts About Coretta…….  When Coretta Scott King graduated from college she studied music.
  7. 7.  1927 – Born  1953 – Marries Martin Luther King, Jr.  2006 – she died in her sleep. Timeline
  8. 8. • Biography.com • Google Images

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