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People You Gotta Know E

People you gotta know USII 1865 to present Virginia SOLs
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Martin Luther King Jr.
Leader of the Civil Rights Movement. He believed in Passive Resistance
Rosa Parks
She refused to give up her seat to a white man and was arrested. This was what started the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Frank Lloyd Wright
Was an architect, he is considered the most influential American architect of the 20th century.
Martha Graham
Was a pioneer of modern dance. She is considered to be it's most important figure.
Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
A historian, he has been referred to as the nation's most famous black scholar
Maya Angelou
An artist best known for her poetry and autobiography "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"
Ray Kroc
Founded McDonald's
Bill Gates
Founder of Microsoft

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