Frederick D. Reese

  • Born: November 28, 1929
  • Died: April 5, 2018
  • Location: Montgomery, Alabama


Civil rights activist led Selma's "Courageous Eight"…

Frederick D. Reese, early civil rights activist and leader of Selma's "Courageous Eight," died Thursday, April 5, 2018, according to the Associated Press. He was 88. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.