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Martin Luther King Jr...The King By Abram Sanchez And Zabe Moffitt

  • The Birth Of Martin

    The Birth Of Martin
    Martin was born January 15, 1929. His birth name was Micheal. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia by his parents Micheal King Sr. and Alberta Williams King. He was the middle child of his older sister, Willie Christine King, and his younger brother, Alfred Daniel Williams King. Both his father's and mother's family were Georgia people. "•Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?' "
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    Martin Luther King Jr...The King

  • Baptism Of Martin

    Baptism Of Martin
    Martin, as a christian faith, was baptized like any other normal christian child. He was either baptized by his parents of he had god parents baptise him. Although this was a special day for Martin he wasn't affected much by the baptism. "•Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase. "
  • The Death Of Martin's Grandmother

    The Death Of Martin's Grandmother
    Martin was somewhat close to his grandma. He wasn't really close but he mourned at her death like anybody else. But right before her death, he disobeyed his parents. he went to a parade against his parents will. Right after her death, Martin jumped out a two story window, supposedly atempting suicide. "To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."
  • Martin Enters Morehouse College (unknown date)

    Martin Enters Morehouse College (unknown date)
    Martin was a very bright student. Although he did skip nineth and eleventh grades. He entered Morehouse College when only at the age of fifteen year old. His loving parents pushed him to the limit to achieve full potential. "A liberal education is at the heart of a civil society, and at the heart of a liberal education is the act of teaching."
    A. Bartlett Giamatti
  • Martin Graduates Morehause College (unknown date) (1948-1951)

    Martin Graduates Morehause College (unknown date) (1948-1951)
    Martin graduated with excellence. As well as he got through high school, he got through college amazing. He graduated with a sociology degree. He also was the valadictorian (1948). After he graduated Morehouse College Martine decided to take on new hieghts of knowledge. He entered liberal Cozer Seminary. There he graduated and became student body president (1951) "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. "
    Nelson Mandela
  • Martin Gets Married to Coretta Scott

    Martin Gets Married to Coretta Scott
    Right after Martin left or was still in Cozer Theological Seminary, probably one of the best things happened to him. Martin found love and got married! He got married to Coretta Scott June 19, 1953. Another great thing struck him once again... he had children. Their names are Yolanda, Martin Luther III, Dexter Scott, and Bernie King. "Don't marry the person you think you can live with; marry only the individual you think you can't live without."
    James C. Dobson
  • Rosa Parks Gets Arrested And Martin Gets Involved

    Rosa Parks Gets Arrested And Martin Gets Involved
    December 1, 1955, Rossa Parks got on a bus and wouldn't give up a seat for a white man. According to law she broke it. After the bus stopped she was placed under arrest. That night, E.D. Nixon, head of the local NAACP met with Martin and discussed a bus boycott. They eventually succeeded. Change does not roll in on the wheels of inevitability, but comes through continuous struggle. And so we must straighten our backs and work for our freedom. A man can't ride you unless your back is bent"
  • Martin Meets With Nixon

    Martin Meets With Nixon
    After Rosa Parks got arrested, E.D. Nixon meet up with Martin and other civil rights leaders to help bus boycott. Martin lead this whole mission. A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.
    Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Students participate

    Students participate
    A group of African-American students began what became known as the "sit-in". They would refuse to not be treated equaly by not moving when asked to leave or sit in colored section of an area. "You must be the change you wish to see in the world."
    Mahatma Gandhi
  • Martin Gets Jailed

    Martin Gets Jailed
    Martin set up an organized demonstration, and when they did so the city police acted. They sent in police dogs and used fire hoses on the demonstration. Martin with group of supporters were sent to jail. "The more laws, the less justice."
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
  • 'I Have A Dream'

    'I Have A Dream'
    Martin made his wourld famous speech in front of 200,000 people. his speech was ment to tell people how he wishes that all men could be brothers someday. that colored could be just like the whites. That everyone could be equal and be friends. And it sure did make one of the biggest changes in the world. That`s what makes him the greatest man in the world. "Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things."
    Peter Drucker
  • Nobal Piece Prize

    Nobal Piece Prize
    After his touching speech, people heard him and he won the Nobal Piece Prize. And I can bet he was sure happy and proud that everyone could be equal. "When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."
    Jimi Hendrix
  • Expanded Civil Rights

    Expanded Civil Rights
    The right to vote all started because of Matin Luther King Jr. when he did not give up to make his point and went on and did his demonstration in the march anyway, even though it failed 3 times before. "I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character."
    Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Maritn's Death Bye ;(

    Maritn's Death Bye ;(
    Martin Luther King Jr. was assinated on April 4, 1968. He lived a long fulfilling life ful of harsh words and ones that changed the world forever. He will never be forgotten. He is the reson why alot of things are what they are. He made life easier and better just because it was what he was born to do. "A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."