Charles Sherrod

Charles Sherrod

Charles Sherrod  American Activist

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First Name Charles
Last Name Sherrod
Birthday 30th November, 1936
Build Average
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Civil Rights Activist
Occupation Activist
Claim to Fame Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC)

Charles Sherrod (born 1937) was a key member and organizer of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) during the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. He became the first SNCC field secretary and SNCC director of southwest Georgia. His leadership there led to the Albany Movement. He also participated in the Selma Voting Rights Movement and in many other arenas of the 1960s movement era.

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