When is martin luther king's day?

Answer Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is celebrated on the third Monday of January, in honor of his birthday on January 15. President Ronald Reagan signed a bill establishing the holiday on November 3, 1984.... Read More »

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How to Appreciate Martin Luther King, Jr.?

Martin Luther King, Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) is one of America's most influential leaders who dedicated his life to helping others and fighting for racial equality. On Martin Luther... Read More »

What was Martin Luther King's dream?

Martin Luther King, Jr., gave a speech in 1963 that powerfully expressed his dream of a future in which black and white Americans lived in harmony.Racial RelationsIn 1963, segregation of blacks and... Read More »

Why was martin luther king jr. put in jail?

Martin Luther King, Jr., was arrested on numerous occasions--as were many Civil Rights demonstrators--during non-violent protests on various pretexts. Most famously, King spent 11 days in a Birming... Read More »

Who was Dr. Martin Luther King's wife?

Martin Luther Kings's wife was Coretta Scott King. She was born in Marion, Alabama on April 27, 1927. She and Dr. King were married on June 18, 1953 and had four children. Coretta Scott King died o... Read More »