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William Felton 'Bill' Russell
By: Nick Spearing

Birth Date and
Birth Place
February 12, 1943 in M0nroe, Louisiana
Contribution to the Civil Rights Movement
Marched with Dr. Martin King Jr. and has been a consistent advocate of equality.
Feb. 15, 2010 received the presidential Medal of Freedom for all he had done for African Americans.
Movement of civil Rights among black athletes.
He was the prominent voice among athletes during the civil rights movement.
Contribution among athletes during the civil rights movement
He paved the way for black athletes to play without fear of discrimination.

11-time NBA champ, 12- time NBA all-star, and 5-time NBA MVP
Widely known as best winner in NBA history. He was the center piece of the Celtics Dynasty.
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