Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.
Claudette Colvin "Claudette Colvin (born September is a pioneer of the African-American civil rights movement. She was the first person to resist bus segregation in Montgomery, Alabama, preceding the better known Rosa Parks incident by nine months.
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Miguel Ángel Asturias Guatemalan poet, novelist, playwright, journalist and diplomat. "for his vivid literary achievement, deep-rooted in the national traits and traditions of Indian peoples of Latin America"