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Respect: Late Founder Of Little Caesars Pizza Quietly Paid Rosa Parks' Rent For Years!

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The late founder of Little Caesars Pizza and sports team owner Mike Ilitch was known for his number of contributions to the Detroit community, but many were unaware he quietly helped a civil rights icon. Ilitch, who owned the Detroit Tigers and Detroit Red Wings, passed away at the age of 87 Last Friday. It was revealed in an article published by the Sports Business Daily in 2014 that Ilitch had paid for Rosa Parks' apartment for more than a decade until her death in 2005. Posted By Persist
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