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...
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.
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
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 ...
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
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
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.
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.
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 nickname “Martin ...
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 ...