BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY
|Septima Poinsette Clark|
|Born||May 3, 1898|
Charleston, South Carolina,USA
|Died||December 15, 1987 (aged 89)|
Johns Island, South Carolina,USA
|Movement||American Civil Rights Movement|
|Spouse(s)||Nerie David Clark|
|Awards||Martin Luther King, Jr., Award 1970|
Living Legacy Award 1979
Drum Major for Justice Award 1987
Marriage and children
Columbia University and NAACP leadership
Highlander Folk School literacy courses
The spread of Citizenship Schools
Other civic service
Death and legacy
- I have a great belief in the fact that whenever there is chaos, it creates wonderful thinking. I consider chaos a gift.
- Don't ever think that everything went right. It didn't.
- This country was built up from women keeping their mouths shut.