Rosa Parks dies at 92
Tuesday, October 25, 2005
Parks founded the Rosa and Raymond Parks Institute for Self Development and was politically active until well into her 80s.
Parks' health had been in decline in the last decade. She had become more and more reclusive to the public. Parks was confined to a wheelchair and suffered from dementia.
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