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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On this day in History, Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated on Apr 04, 1968. Learn more about what happened today on History.
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 Offensive ...
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 ...
Jan 11, 2015 ... The civil rights activist is shot at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn.
Jul 13, 2016 ... James Earl Ray was the assassin of celebrated civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Learn more at Biography.com.
Apr 4, 2017 ... The balcony of the Lorraine Motel, Mulberry Street, Memphis, Tenn., April 6, 1968 , just after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, ...