Martin Luther King Jr.

  • His Birth

    Martin Luther King Jr. was born this day and did not know it at the time, but he was going to make history.
  • Marriage

    MLK was married in 1953.
  • Montgomery Bus Boycott

    In 1955 MartinLuther King Jr. made a stand against segragation in a peaceful way.
  • Founding

    In 1957 Martin Luther King Jr. founded SCLC and was its first president.
  • Alabama

    MLK organized a nonviolent protests in Alabama.
  • March on Washington

    MLK lead the March on Washington (another peaceful protest).
  • I Have Dream

    MLK gave his famous "I Have a Dream" speech
  • Nobel Prize

    MLK was rewarded with the Nobel Peace Prize.
  • SCLC

    He and the SCLC helped The Selma to Montgomery march.
  • Death

    MLK was assinated.