MLK 7th Gr. By donkeykong14 Jan 15, 1929 Birth Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15 in Atlanta, GA, USA. Jun 18, 1953 Marriage Martin married Coretta Scott and had four children. Dec 21, 1955 Acceptance He was ready to accept the leadership of the first greart Negro nonviolent demonstration of contemporary times in the United States. Dec 21, 1956 Arrested King was arrested and his home was bombed because he started the boycott.