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Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968)


King was a
Baptist minister and activist who became the most
visible spokesperson and leader in the
civil rights movement
from 1955 until
his assassination in 1968.

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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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Martin Luther King Jr. (born Michael King Jr.
(January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968)

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FAMOUS SPEECH GIVEN ON THIS DAY IN 1963

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (above), gave his "I Have a Dream" speech at the
March on Washington For Jobs and Freedom. More than 200,000 people
attended the civil rights event.

   
   

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It was on this day in 1964.

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The bodies of the three civil rights workers found in an earthen dam
in Mississippi on August 4, 1964.

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