Jane, Duchess Of Gordon by George Romney, 1778. The Duchess was friendly to Pitt and his government, and made herself useful to them - for a while in the 1780s (after the death of Pitt's sister Harriot) she acted as his hostess when he entertained at Downing Street.
Martin Luther King Jr was one of America’s most influential civil rights activists. His passionate, but non violent protests, helped to raise awareness of racial inequalities in America, leading to significant political change. Martin Luther King was also an eloquent orator who captured the imagination and hearts of people, both black and white.