File - In this  Feb. 22, 1956, file photo, Rosa Parks, whose refusal to move to the back of a bus, touched off the Montgomery bus boycott and the beginning of the civil rights movement, is fingerprinted by police Lt. D.H. Lackey in Montgomery, Ala. She was among some 100 people charged with violating segregation laws. The 60th anniversary of the Montgomery bus boycott is widely credited with helping spark the modern civil rights movement. (AP Photo/Gene Herrick, file)

Today in History – Dec. 1

On Dec. 1, 1955, Rosa Parks was arrested after refusing to give up her seat to a white man on a Montgomery, Alabama city bus.