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Jimmie Lee Jackson

Jimmie Lee Jackson was born on December 16, 1938, in Marion, Alabama. At the young age of 26, Jackson was killed by an Alabama state trooper while peacefully participating in a protest march. His death was the catalyst for the “Bloody Sunday” Selma to Montgomery voting rights march, which eventually led to the 1965 Voting Rights Act.

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