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Martin Luther King Jr. Day is an American federal holiday marking the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. It is observed on the third Monday of January each year, ...

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Martin Luther King Day is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of January. It celebrates the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr., an influential ...

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It took 15 years to create the federal Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday. Congressman John Conyers, Democrat from Michigan, first introduced legislation for a ...

www.thekingcenter.org/meaning-king-holiday

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday celebrates the life and legacy of a man who brought hope and healing to America. We commemorate as well the timeless ...

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Jan 16, 2017 ... On the third Monday of each January, Americans honor one of the most prominent civil rights leader in world history, Martin Luther King Jr.

www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2017/01/16/mlk-day-whats-open-and-closed/96631250

Jan 16, 2017 ... Martin Luther King Jr. Day is celebrated each year on the third Monday in January.

news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/01/martin-luther-king-jr-day-robert-e-lee-birthday-holiday

Jan 13, 2017 ... For most people in the United States, Monday, January 16, is a holiday known as Martin Luther King Day (often abbreviated MLK Day).

constitutioncenter.org/blog/how-martin-luther-king-jr-s-birthday-became-a-holiday-3

Jan 16, 2017 ... The fight to make Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday a holiday took 32 years, a lot of campaigning, and guest appearances including Stevie ...

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Feb 4, 2017 ... On Nov. 2, 1983, President Ronald Reagan signed a bill making Martin Luther King Day a federal holiday, effective Jan. 20, 1986. As a result of ...

www.holidays.net/mlk

martin-luther-king-jr-header. A Celebration of the Man and the Holiday. ” I have a dream… I have a dream that one day little black boys and black girls will be ...