10 fascinating facts about Rosa Parks

POSTED: 5:08 PM Jan 30 2013   UPDATED: 10:28 AM Feb 27 2013
Rosa Parks

Today, President Barack Obama, congressional leaders and more than 50 of Parks’ relatives are taking part in the unveiling of a 9-foot statue of Rosa Parks in Statuary Hall, making her the first black woman to be so honored. Let's celebrate by learning 10 fascinating facts about her.