Bomb Kills Four Little Girls

Casket with the body of 14-year-old Carol Robertson, one of four girls killed in the bombing of 16th Street Babtist Church, Birmingham, Alabama.

September 15 - Birmingham, AL - Less than a month after the March, the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church was bombed while four little Black girls were in the basement preparing to sing in the choir. (see Spike Lee's Oscar-nominated documentary Four Little Girls for further insight and discussion)