King was born on January 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia, to Reverend Martin
Luther King Sr., and Alberta Williams King.
Martin Luther King Jr. led the U.S. Civil Rights Movement from the mid-1950s
until his assassination in 1968. Learn more at Biography.com.
Martin Luther King, Jr., (January 15, 1929-April 4, 1968) was born Michael Luther
King, Jr., but later had his name changed to Martin. His grandfather began the ...
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Along with his older sister, the future Christine King Farris (born 1927), and
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 ...
1929 15 January Michael King, later known as Martin Luther King, Jr., is born at
501 Auburn Ave. in Atlanta, Georgia.
The son, grandson, and great-grandson of Baptist ministers, Martin Luther King Jr
., named Michael King at birth, was born in Atlanta and spent his first twelve ...
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., graduated from Morehouse
College (B.A., 1948), Crozer Theological Seminary (B.D., 1951), and Boston ...
Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., born in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1929,
never backed down in his stand against racism. He dedicated his life to ...
Family, church, and education shaped King's life from an early age. Michael
Luther King Jr. was born in ...