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Because she was the only black person to go to a white peoples school? i think this is why not really sure

Close. Because she was one of the Little Rock 9, who integrated Little Rock Central High School. She went to the school by herself, not having a phone, and had a mob follow her.

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Where do Elizabeth Eckford live today?

Elizabeth Eckford is still alive.

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Elizabeth Eckford never married. She does have two sons, one of which was killed in a standoff with the police. Eckford was a member of the Little Rock Nine.

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Elizabeth Eckford was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States on October 4th 1941 .

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When she was interviewed on the Oprah Winfrey Show back in 1998, she said every time she looked at the photo of her yelling those mean insults at Elizabeth Eckford, she felt very guilty. She said that the overwhelming guilt prompted her to apologize to Elizabeth Eckford.

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