8 Things You May Not Know About Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks was a fearless activist who inspired many generations all over the world. 

7. PARKS WAS THE FIRST WOMAN TO LIE IN STATE AT THE U.S. CAPITOL.

After Park died on October 24, 2005 at the age of 92, she became the first woman to lie in state, a tribute usually reserved for statesmen and military leaders. More than 30,000 filed by her casket to pay their respects.

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