Medgar's assassination shook his community and the country
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The Everses exhibited dedication and leadership through their involvement with many civil rights campaigns. Image: Smithsonian Institution
Medgar's murder led to an outpouring of grief and political change.
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Though evidence pointed to one suspect, it took decades to convict.
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Last updated: June 13, 2022
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Medgar and Myrlie Evers Home National Monument