Myles Horton

About Myles Horton

Birth Day: July 9, 1905
Birth Place: Savannah, GA
Died On: Jan 19, 1990 (age 84)
Birth Sign: Cancer

Myles Horton Net Worth

Myles Horton was bornon July 9, 1905 in Savannah, GA. American educator and socialist who influenced most of the Civil Rights Movement leaders including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Myles Horton is a member of Civil Rights Leader

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About

American educator and socialist who influenced most of the Civil Rights Movement Leaders including Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Before Fame

He studied folk schools in Denmark to learn about community empowerment.

Trivia

In 1932 he cofounded the Highlander Folk School, which notably trained civil rights leader Rosa Parks prior to her historic role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

Family Life

He married and had two children with Zilphia Mae Johnson.

Associated With

He was called "The Father of the Civil Rights Movement" by James Bevel.