Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-68)

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149
Names
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King
Michael King
MLK
Dates
1929-68
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Timeline

15 Jan 1929
Birth of Martin Luther King, Jr.
28 Aug 1963
"I Have a Dream" speech by Martin Luther King, Jr.
28 Aug 1963
March on Washington
6 Aug 1965
Voting Rights Act Signed by President
4 Apr 1968
Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.
5 Apr 1968
LBJ Proclaims National Day of Mourning for MLK