About Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr., was an American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience based on his Christian beliefs. Wikipedia
January 15, 1929, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
April 4, 1968, Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes

A riot is the language of the unheard.
From an address given in Birmingham, Ala., Dec. 31, 1963