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It is presented as significant that Melba was born on December 7, 1941. Explain why. What did grandmother claim was Melba's destiny and why.

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Melba was born on Pearl Harbour Day. This is important because it meant great change in American history. Melba too would become a force for great change in American civil rights history. Melba barely survived her birth. It was thought a miracle when she survived. 15 years later Melba was selected to integrate Central High. Her Grandmother declared,

"Now you see that's the reason God spared your life. You're supposed to carry this banner for our people."