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James Earl Ray - Wikipedia

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James Earl Ray (March 10, 1928 – April 23, 1998) assassinated civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. on April 4, 1968. Ray was convicted on his 41st birthday after entering a guilty plea t...

Martin Luther King - Biography - IMDb

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Nickname, M.L.K.. Height, 5' ... Two of his friends did not show up to play ball with him and Martin decided to go looking for them. When he ... This was the first time that he had lived in a community that was mostly white. ... He moved his family to Atlanta and began to establish a regional network of nonviolent organizations.

Martin Luther Biography - life, family, children, parents, death, school ...

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Luther's parents were peasants, but his father had worked hard to raise the family's ... however, Martin experienced a religious crisis that would take him from the ...

Martin Luther King Jr. - Questions and Answers - Nobelprize.org

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May 14, 2008 ... Question: What were the names of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s family members? ... They had four children: Yolanda Denise (born 1955), Martin Luther III (born ... When he was six years old, two white playmates told him that they ...

The Patriot Characters: Benjamin Martin - The Patriot Resource

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Martin's hit and run tactics and nickname 'The Ghost' were inspired by ... war before with the French and Indian War and has a large family to care for now. ... However, the actions of his oldest sons, Gabriel and Thomas, force him to join the  ...

SparkNotes: Martin Luther King, Jr.: Childhood and Family ...

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A summary of Childhood and Family Background in 's Martin Luther King, Jr.. ... Both changed their names to Martin when the boy was still young. King's paternal grandfather, James Albert King, had been a sharecropper near the ... King's recognition of this undoubtedly influenced him in his decision to live a life of social ...

Behind the Name: User Comments for the name Martin

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A nice strong name - my grandad, his father and his grandfather all had the name Martin; my mum also has two ... Martin is common in my family. .... I like the name on its own but as nicknames Marty or Mattie aren't bad :) ... No one calls him Martin in the Philippines because Martin is not so popular name and also David.

Martin Luther King Jr. - Civil Rights Activist, Minister - Biography.com

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Feb 18, 2016 ... Martin Luther King Jr. led the U.S. Civil Rights Movement from the ... King, both a Baptist minister and civil-rights activist, had a seismic ... Michael King Sr. came from a sharecropper family in a poor farming ... Though they undoubtedly tried, Martin Jr.'s parents couldn't shield him completely from racism.

Martin Van Buren - U.S. Vice President, Governor, U.S. ...

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Jul 8, 2014 ... Martin Van Buren was one of the founders of the Democratic Party ... too great to overcome (they had also earned him the nicknameMartin ...

What Martin Luther King Jr. Was Like as a Child | TIME

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Jan 15, 2015 ... From his earliest memory Martin King has had a strong aversion to violence in all its forms. The school bully walloped him; Martin did not fight ...

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10 Things You May Not Know About Martin Luther King Jr. - History ...

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Apr 4, 2013 ... Find out how Martin Luther King's “I Have a Dream” speech became an ... King did not intend to follow the family vocation until Morehouse president ... strong reviews and positioned him at the forefront of the civil rights leadership. 5. ... King had come to Memphis in April 1968 to support the strike of the city'...

The Name “Tintin”: His real name or a nickname? - Page 9 - Tintin ...

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He surely has parents and a family name, and that therefore he never ... Tintin is a nickname for names sounding like 'Martin' or 'Austin'. ... I mean you can't call him Martin - it just doesn't work right with who he is or his face.

Birth & Family | The Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent ...

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Born at noon on Tuesday, January 15, 1929 at the family home in Atlanta, Martin Luther King, Jr. was the first son and second child born to the Reverend Martin ...