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.
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
Martin Luther King Jr. is shot to death at a hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. A single
shot fired by James Earl Ray from over 200 feet away at a nearby motel struck ...
In early April 1968, shock waves reverberated around the world with the news
that U.S. civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. had been assassinated in ...
Just after 6 p.m. on April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. is fatally shot while
standing on the balcony outside his second-story room at theLorraine Motelin ...
Jul 13, 2016 ... “I had nothing to do with killing [Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.].” ... He shot and killed
King in Memphis on April 4, 1968, confessing to the crime the ...
Jan 11, 2015 ... The civil rights activist is shot at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn.
Apr 3, 2015 ... Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who is lying at their feet. ... He shot four rolls of film, but
one image in particular remains emblazoned on the ...
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 ...
Sep 3, 2016 ... For one bright moment back in the late 1960s, we actually believed that we could
change our country. We had identified the enemy. We saw it ...