Martin Luther King Jr.

By: Hope and Cole

  • Martin Luther King Jr. played a big role in ending segregation in the south
  • Martin Luther King Jr. won the Nobel Peace prize in 1964
  • He Graduated in seminary at Morehouse college in 1951
  • Also got a Ph.D in 1955 when he was 25
  • In charge of the montegomrey Bus Boycott
  • Was a man who was able to protest in a peaceful way against segregation
  • He was in charge of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC)
  • Marten Luther King Jr. gave the most remembered speech in history ("I have a dream")
  • born January 15th 1929
  • He was assassinated on April 4th 1968
  • He was the middle child of 3
  • His dad was a pastor and was very influential to Martin
  • Marin Luther made an impact on the world because of everything he has done

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