Obituary of Claudette Colvin

Claudette Colvin

Claudette Colvin (born on September 5th, 1939 in Montgomery, Alabama) was a Revolutionary who was best known for being a pioneer of the 1950s civil rights movement. She became famous for being arrested for refusing to give up her seat to a white woman on a crowded, segregated bus. Claudette died on October 18th, 2021 (TBV) and his death may have been because of natural causes. She was 82 years old.

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Claudette Colvin Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Still Alive
    • Full Name: Colvin, Claudette
    • Common Name: Claudette Colvin
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him/his
    • Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.
    • Birth Date: September 05, 1939
    • Age: 82
    • Category/Genre: Revolutionary

    • Nationality: American
    • Spouse/Partner: Not  Married - Single - Dating?
    • Father: C. P. Austin
    • Mother: Mary Jane Gadson
    • Sisters:
      • Velma Colvin
    • Sons:
      • Raymond Colvin (1955-1993)

Death Notice:

  • Date: Still Alive,
  • Place: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: Not Dead/Deceased

Category Tags:

Revolutionary American Born on September 5th Born in 1939 Born in Alabama

Quotable Quotes:

"She was sent to rescue me I see who I want to be In my daughter's eyes"

"Farting in the bathtub is my only real joy in life."

"Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night."

"It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary."

"Success is just a war of attrition. Sure, there's an element of talent you should probably possess. But if you just stick around long enough, eventually something is going to happen."

"You know how to whistle, don't you, Steve? You just put your lips together and blow."

Is Claudette Colvin still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has not passed away.

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Last Updated: 2021-09-27 08:33:02
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