Emmett Till

Emmett Till

African-American lynching victim (1941–1955)
Emmett Louis Till was a 14-year-old African American boy who was abducted, tortured, and lynched in Mississippi in 1955, after being accused of offending a white woman, Carolyn Bryant, in her family's grocery store.Wikipedia
BornJuly 25, 1941
HometownChicago, Illinois, U.S.
Height5'6" (1.68m)
ParentsMamie Till , Louis Till
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Justice Department Closes Most Recent Investigation of Lynching of Emmett Till

NPR News reports the United States Justice Department has ended the latest investigation of the lynching of Emmett Till.
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