“The Time Is Always Right To Do What Is Right” ~Martin Luther King, Jr.{Tribute Link… At The Bottom}

  
Born: January 15, 1929, Atlanta, GA

Died ~April 4, 1968 (aged 39)
Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Cause of death Assassination  
Alma mater 

Morehouse College (B.A.)

Crozer Theological Seminary (B.D.)
Boston University (Ph.D.)

 

Occupation ~Clergyman, activist

Organization Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC)

Movement African ~American Civil Rights Movement, Peace movement
Religion ~Christianity

Denomination Baptist (Progressive National Baptist Convention) 

     

      Spouse ~ Coretta Scott King (m. 1953–1968; his death)  

          
      Children

      Yolanda Denise King (1955–2007)
      Martin Luther King III (b. 1957)
      Dexter Scott King (b. 1961)
      Bernice Albertine King (b. 1963) 

          
         
      Parent(s)
      Martin Luther King, Sr.
      Alberta Williams King

      Award’s
      Nobel Peace Prize (1964)
      Presidential Medal of Freedom (1977, posthumous)
      Congressional Gold Medal (2004, posthumous)

      Martin Luther King Jr. *Tribute*

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