John Lewis was born on February 21, 1940 in Troy Alabama
John Lewis participated and in sit-ins to get rid of segregation.
John Lewis also participated in the Civil Rights Movement and he also gave a speech the same day Martin Luther King did.
John Lewis giving his speech during the Civil Rights Movement
John Lewis met many people trying to get rid of segregation like Martin Luther King,Jr
John Lewis and Andrew Aydin published a book titled "MARCH" on August 13, 2013
John Lewis is still alive and giving speeches until this day