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History > America, English America, United States of America, World


20th century > USA > Civil rights > Timeline in pictures


warning: graphic



Civil rights > Black power > Timeline



Civil rights > Timeline



James Earl Ray    1928-1998



Poor people campaign / march    1968



Race riots

in Detroit, Milwaukee,

Los Angeles, Newark and Chicago    1967-1968



Miscegenation laws

landmark civil rights case > Loving v. Virginia    1967



Watts riots, LA    15 March 1966 / August 11-16, 1965



Voting Rights Act    6 August 1965



7 March 1965 - Alabama - "Bloody Sunday" march

and other marches

from Selma to Montgomery



Civil Rights Act    2 July 1964



June 21, 1964

Philadelphia, Mississippi

civil rights workers

James Chaney,

Andrew Goodman

and Michael Schwerner

are murdered

by KKK members




Birmingham, Alabama

civil rights campaign

Mary Hamilton

16th Street Baptist church bombing



Freedom riders    1961



School desegregation    1950s-1960s



Little Rock, Arkansas    late 1950s



Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy    1925-1968



Coretta Scott King    1927-2006



Martin Luther King Jr. / MLK    1929-1968



Malcolm X    1925-1965



John Fitzgerald Kennedy    1917-November 22,1963



Martin Luther King Jr.

March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

"I have a dream"    August 28,1963



Medgar Wiley Evers    1925-June 12,1963



Emmett Till    1941-1955



Rosa Parks    1913-2005



other civil rights activists > timeline



breaking the color barrier

in arts, media, science and sports    20th century






segregationists    1940s-1970s



Ku Klux Klan



Ku Klux Klan > Edgar Ray Killen    1925-2017



Tulsa massacre - 31 May, 1921



Chicago's race riots / red summer - 1919










Related > Anglonautes > History


Lyndon Baines Johnson    1908-1973

36th President of the United States    1963-1969



20th century > 1962-1975

Cold War > Vietnam War > USA



Cold War / холодная война



WW2 > African-American soldiers



17th, 18th, 19th, 20th century

English America, America, USA

Racism, Slavery,

Abolition, Civil war,

Abraham Lincoln



17th, 18th, 19th century

English America, America, USA






Related > Anglonautes > Vocapedia > USA


slavery, racism > lynchings - warning: graphic



slavery, eugenics,

race relations, racism, segregation, civil rights




time > day > state holiday > Juneteenth

on 19 June 1865

enslaved African-Americans in Galveston, Texas,

were told they were free




Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. / Muhammad Ali    1942-2016



politics / legislation > U.S. Congress > Senate > Filibuster



violence, abuse, prostitution,

sexual violence, rape, harassment,

kidnapping, crime, police,

arrest, investigation, custody,

police misconduct / brutality / violence



police brutality

George Floyd - 1973-25 May 2020



gun violence

Ahmaud Arbery shooting - 23 February 2020



police brutality

USA > Sandra Bland    1987-2015



police brutality

Freddie Carlos Gray, Jr.    1989-2015



police brutality

USA > Eric Garner    1970-2014



gun violence > police shootings > USA



UK, USA > unrest, riots



painting > street art > graffiti, murals



Beliefs, Emotions, Feelings, Mindset, Mood






Related > Anglonautes > Arts > Books > USA


Toni Morrison    USA    1931-2019



Nelle Harper Lee    1926-2016



Amiri Baraka    USA    1934-2014



James Arthur Baldwin    1924-1987






Related > Anglonautes > Arts > Music > USA > Foik / Rock


Joan Baez



Bob Dylan



Guy Hughes Carawan Jr.    1927-2015



Pete Seeger    1919-2014



Woody Guthrie    1912-1967






Related > Anglonautes > Arts > Music > USA > Blues, Jazz, Soul, Rap, Hip hop


urban music, rap, hip-hop



let's take the soul train!












Anglonautes > Arts > Photography > Photographers > 20th century > USA


Fred Baldwin



Doy Gorton



Danny Lyon



Matt Herron    1931-2020



Daniel James Charles    1938-2017



Ernest C. Withers    1922-2007



Leonard Freed    1929-2006



Gordon Parks    1912-2006



James "Spider" Martin    1939-2003



Grey Villet    1927-2000



Ed Clark    1911-2000



Robert W. Kelley    1920-1991







Related > Anglonautes > Videos > Documentaries > USA


2020s > African-Americans



2010s > African-Americans



2020s > Gun culture, gun violence, gun control



2010s > Gun culture, gun violence, gun control









USA > Civil Rights Movement        UK






USA > Unpublished Black History


Revealing moments in black history,

with unpublished photos

from The New York Times’s archives.






Black History: Activism on Campus






New York Times > Disunion: The Civil War


Disunion revisits and reconsiders

America’s most perilous period

— using contemporary accounts, diaries, images

and historical assessments

to follow the Civil War as it unfolded.






New York Times > Civil war timeline


This timeline tracks

the posts by contributors

to the Disunion series.


Contemporary accounts, diaries, images

and historical assessments

follow the Civil War as it unfolded.






Slavery and the Making of America > Timeline






Library of Congress

The African American Odyssey:

A Quest for Full Citizenship





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