Date of Arrival : 02 July 1925
Date of Departure : 12 June 1963
Cause of death : Firearm, Assassination
Place of Death :Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.
Resting place : Decatur, Mississippi U.S.
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Ethnicity : American
Alma mater/Profession : None
Political movement : None
Religion : Unknown
Spouse(s) : Myrlie Evers-Williams (m. 1951–1963
Children : James Van Evers,Reena Denise Evers,Darrell Kenyatta Evers
Parents :Father:James Evers Mother:Jesse Evers
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Medgar Evers was an African-American leader of the ‘Civil Rights Movement’, known for his efforts to desegregate ‘University of Mississippi’. Read on to find out more about his childhood, career, profile and timeline.