Why was martin luther king jr. put in jail?

Answer 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 »

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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 »

When is martin luther king's day?

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 »

What was Dr. Martin Luther King's profession?

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s profession was ministry. He was a Baptist minister. King received his doctorate degree from Boston University in 1955. Both King's father and grandfather were Baptist ... Read More »

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