Birmingham, Alabama, church bombing kills four (19 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)


On 15 September, a Baptist church in Birmingham was bombed and 4 black girls were killed. The attack was racially motivated.

Richert, Lucas Paul. "Birmingham, Alabama, church bombing kills four". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 October 2008
[, accessed 21 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. American Civil-Rights Movement in the 1960s