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4 Little Girls (9-Jul-1997)

Director: Spike Lee

Keywords: Documentary, Civil Rights

Birmingham, 1963. A single explosion rocked a community and awakened a sleeping nation.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
James Bevel
Activist
19-Oct-1936 19-Dec-2008 Civil rights activist, convicted of incest
Bill Cosby
Comic
12-Jul-1937   Comedy fixture, pudding industry shill
Walter Cronkite
Journalist
4-Nov-1916 17-Jul-2009 America's most trusted newscaster
Ossie Davis
Actor
18-Dec-1917 4-Feb-2005 Do The Right Thing
Freeman A. Hrabowski
Educator
13-Aug-1950   President, University of Maryland Baltimore
Jesse Jackson
Activist
8-Oct-1941   Rainbow Coalition
Nicholas Katzenbach
Government
17-Jan-1922 8-May-2012 US Attorney General, 1965-66
Coretta Scott King
Activist
27-Apr-1927 30-Jan-2006 Widow of Dr. Martin Luther King
Howell Raines
Journalist
5-Feb-1943   Executive editor, NYT, resigned
George Wallace
Politician
25-Aug-1919 13-Sep-1998 Governor of Alabama, crippled by assassin
Reggie White
Football
19-Dec-1961 26-Dec-2004 NFL's Minister of Defense
Andrew Young
Politician
12-Mar-1932   Mayor of Atlanta, 1982-90

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