Death of Lucille Bridges

August 12, 1934 - November 10, 2020
New Orleans, Louisiana | Age 86

Mother in 1960 school desegregation
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Lucille Bridges was the mother of Ruby Bridges, who made history in 1960 when she began attending an all-white school in New Orleans. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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