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The bombing happened when tensions became high when the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the congress official equality became involved in a campaign to register African American to vote in Birmingham.

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When was the bombing of the 16 street baptist church in Birmingham?

The bombing happend in 1963.

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Was the 1963 Birmingham bombing real?

Yes, the 1963 Birmingham bombing was real. It occurred at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, and resulted in the deaths of four African American girls. The bombing was carried out by members of the Ku Klux Klan in a targeted act of racial violence.

What happen to the church after the bombing in 1963?

Please clarify which church are you referring to. Thank you.

What was the fifth girls name in the 1963 Birmingham church bombing?

There was not a fifth girl in the church bombing. One of the girl's, Mae Williams, sister would have been a fifth, Sarah Collins Rudolph.