Johnnie Rebecca Daniels Carr
Johnnie Rebecca Daniels Carr was an African American leader in the Montgomery Bus Boycott, which began in 1955 after Rosa Parks was arrested for not giving up her seat to a white person on the bus. Carr succeeded Martin Luther King, Jr. as President of the Montgomery Improvement Association in 1967 and held this office until she died in 2008.
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