Martin Luther King, Jr. was an African-American clergyman who advocated social change through non-violent means. A powerful speaker and a man of great spiritual strength, he shaped the American civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s. Martin Luther...
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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According to his family and friends, he was an outspoken racist who informed
them of his intent to kill Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He died in 1998.
Jul 13, 2016 ... A confirmed racist and small-time criminal, Ray began plotting the assassination
of revered civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. in early ...
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.
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 ...
In March 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, traveled to Memphis, Tenn., to lead a ...
Philip Melanson, author of The Martin Luther King Assassination (1991), ....
Circuit Court Judge Arthur Hanes Jr. of Birmingham, Alabama, had been Ray's ...