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Rights and Freedoms: Betty Shabazz

Year 10 Mandatory History

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Betty Shabazz is best known as the wife of African-American nationalist leader Malcolm X, who was assassinated in New York City in 1965

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Betty Shabazz, née Betty Sanders, (born May 28, 1936, Detroit, Mich., U.S.—died June 23, 1997, Bronx, N.Y.), American educator and civil rights activist, who is perhaps best known as the wife of slain black nationalist leader Malcolm X.