Martin Luther King Jr. was an American clergyman and civil rights leader who
was fatally shot at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 4, 1968.
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At 6:05 P.M. on Thursday, 4 April 1968, Martin Luther King was shot dead while
standing on a balcony outside his second-ﬂoor room at the Lorraine Motel in ...
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The assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was one of the opening acts
which plunged 1968 into a year of turmoil. Coming on the heels of the Tet
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In March 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, traveled to Memphis, Tenn., to lead a
march in ...
The civil rights activist is shot at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn.
Apr 3, 2015 ... The Photograph That Captured the Horror of MLK's Assassination ... of civil rights
ldr. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who is lying at their feet.
In a press statement held the following day in Atlanta, Mrs. Coretta Scott King ... in
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