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

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Context

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

Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Birmingham, Alabama, church bombing kills four". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 October 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=3411, accessed 07 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. American Civil-Rights Movement in the 1960s