Martin Luther King King was famous for his civil rights actions to bring about equality for African-Americans, including his famous “I Have a Dream” speech delivered at the March on Washington in 1963. Date: 1960.
Martin Luther King "I have a dream" quote - Transracial adoption - or just for living in this world. Racism is a cruel thing, don't judge people not by their colour of skin or stereotypical race. Base it on their character.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project This website is part of a Stanford University project which disseminates historical information about Dr. King and the social movements in which he participated. This excellent research site contains papers, speeches, sermons, book chapters, a biography and chronology.
The father of the modern civil rights movement in the United States, Martin Luther King was born 15 January 1929 and died on 4 April 1968. Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964, he died when he was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. These are some of Dr Martin Luther King's famous speeches which immortalised the civil rights movement of the 1960s and still give inspiration today
This is a famous picture of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X. Both of these men were Civil Rights activists, and Malcolm X was assassinated in 1965 by Nation of Islam Members, because of their disagreement in his influential messages about Civil Rights.