10 fascinating facts about Rosa Parks

POSTED: 2:08 PM PST January 30, 2013    UPDATED: 7:28 AM PST February 27, 2013 
Rosa Parks

Today, President Barack Obama, congressional leaders and more than 50 of Parks’ relatives are taking part in the unveiling of a 9-foot statue of Rosa Parks in Statuary Hall, making her the first black woman to be so honored. Let's celebrate by learning 10 fascinating facts about her.