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Martin Luther King Jr was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and ...

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Jun 29, 2017 ... 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.

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On the night of January 27, 1956, when he was just 27 years old, Martin Luther King Jr. received a threatening phone call that would cause his life to change ...

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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 ...

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Sep 4, 2017 ... Martin Luther King, Jr.: Baptist minister and social activist who led the civil rights movement in the United States from the mid-1950s until his ...

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The son, grandson, and great-grandson of Baptist ministers, Martin Luther King Jr ., named Michael King at birth, was born in Atlanta and spent his first twelve ...

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Born at noon on Tuesday, January 15, 1929 at the family home in Atlanta, Martin Luther King, Jr. was the first son and second child born to the Reverend Martin ...

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Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., born in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1929, never backed down in his stand against racism. He dedicated his life to ...

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The life of Martin Luther King Jr. Any number of historic moments in the civil-rights struggle have been used to identify Martin Luther King, Jr. — prime mover of ...