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Martin Luther King Jr. Day is an American federal holiday marking the birthday of Martin Luther ... When asked to comment on Helms' accusations that King was a communist, the president said "We'll know in thirty-five years, won't we? ... between celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day or one of three Confederate holidays.

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The Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday celebrates the life and legacy of a man who ... On this day we commemorate Dr. King's great dream of a vibrant, multiracial ...

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Martin Luther King Day is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of January. It celebrates the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr., an influential American civil rights leader. He is most ... What Do People Do? Martin Luther King ...

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Jan 16, 2017 ... While we're all being told today is the most miserable day of the year, in the US, today is cause for celebration as it's Martin Luther King Day.

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Jan 20, 2014 ... Celebrated on the third Monday in January, Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a national holiday that honors the United States' most famous ...

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Jan 13, 2017 ... Three states celebrate civil rights leader Martin Luther King and Civil War General Robert E. Lee on the same day. Here's why.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day was created to celebrate the life and work of the Civil Rights Era leader. ... What did Martin Luther King Jr. do to become famous?

www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2016/01/16/martin-luther-king-junior-holiday-federal-monday-january-stevie-wonder/78844042

Jan 16, 2016 ... Here's a rundown of how Martin Luther King, Jr. Day came to be a federal ... Like, why do we celebrate it on a Monday and what was Stevie ...

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We all celebrate "Martin Luther King Day". But do you know what is the significance of this occassion; who King is or why we celebrate his birthday? Read on to ...