Martin Luther King, Jr.
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. King was pastor...
January 15, 1929,
April 4, 1968
Martin Luther King, Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American
Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil ...
Martin Luther King Jr. was a Baptist minister and social activist, who led the Civil
Rights Movement in the United States from the mid-1950s until his death by ...
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Dr. Martin Luther King
., who had been standing on the balcony of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN, now lay sprawled on the balcony's floor. A gaping wound covered a large portion of his jaw and neck. A great man who had spent thirteen years of his lif... More »
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 ...
During the less than 13 years of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s leadership of the
modern American Civil Rights Movement, from December, 1955 until April 4,
Martin Luther King Jr. was the most important voice of the American civil rights
movement, which worked for equal rights for all. He was famous for using ...
... Martin Luther King, Jr. addresses crowd in Washington, DC. Dr. Martin Luther
King, Jr., prepares to speak to a crowd of 200,000 marchers in Washingtion, DC.
Martin Luther King Jr., Baptist minister and president of the Southern Christian
Leadership Conference (SCLC), was the most prominent African American