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<p>A memorial plaque at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., for Denise McNair, Cynthia Wesley, Addie Mae Collins and Carole Robertson, the four girls killed in a bombing at the church in 1963. </p>

A memorial plaque at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., for Denise McNair, Cynthia Wesley, Addie Mae Collins and Carole Robertson, the four girls killed in a bombing at the church in 1963.

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The 50th anniversary of the Birmingham church bombing

Hundreds of people Black and White, many holding hands, filled an Alabama church that was bombed by the White supremacist Ku Klux Klan 50 years ago Sunday to mark the anniversary of the blast that killed four little girls and became a landmark moment in the civil rights struggle.