August 28, 1963 MLK jr, stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and gave one of the most powerful, and influential speeches of all history. This speech was definitely anticipated by the people. It stood as its own voice. It invited any race, any color, and gender, ANYONE to join together and open eyes. This speech gave hope to the negroes in the crowd and made them breakout in spontaneous emotions. On this day, MLK jr, sang words from his soul that impacted how we live today significantly.