from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Evers, Medgar Wiley 1925-1963. American civil rights worker in Mississippi who was killed by a sniper soon after the broadcast of a pro-civil rights speech by President John F. Kennedy. His work was continued by his brother Charles (born 1923).
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- n. United States civil rights worker in Mississippi; was killed by a sniper (1925-1963)
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