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Selma-Montgomery March: Martin Luther King leading march from Selma to Montgomery to protest lack of voting rights for African Americans. Beside King is US Congressman John Lewis, Reverend Jesse Douglas, James Forman and Ralph Abernathy. March 1965.

"You don't have to see the whole staircase just take the first step." Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Nancy Wilson, Eartha Kitt, Sammy Davis Jr., Sidney Poitier, Berry Gordy and Marlon Brando attend the funeral of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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The Life of Dr Martin Luther King Jr

Image of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr as a child. "Intelligence plus character--that is the goal of true education." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Martin Luther King Jr.

King stands with other civil rights leaders on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn., on April 3, 1968, a day before he was assassinated at approximately the same spot. From left: Hosea Williams, Jesse Jackson, King and Ralph Abernathy. Credit: AP