Feb 22, · On Nov. 14,, 6-year-old Ruby Bridges became the first black child to integrate a public school in New Orleans. It was to become one of the most memorable images of Author: eccpasa.info Staff eccpasa.info Staff.
Adult Life; The Ruby Bridges Foundation; Ruby's Adult Life. After graduating high school, Ruby then studied travel and tourism at the Kansas City business school and worked for American Express as a world travel agent. In , Ruby married Malcolm Hall in New Orleans, and later became a full-time parent to their four sons. After the death of.
Aug 28, · Ruby Bridges was the first African American child to integrate an all-white public elementary school in the South. She later became a civil rights activist.
Interesting Facts about Ruby Bridges. After graduating from high school, Ruby worked as a travel agent for fifteen years. She married Malcolm Hall and had four sons. In , a statue of Ruby was unveiled outside the William Frantz School. Ruby was later reunited as .