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Martin luther king was born in atlanta, georgia, on january 15, 1929 although the name michael appeared on his birth certificate, his name was later changed to. As monday’s observance of martin luther king jr day approaches, king’s “i have a dream” speech at the march on washington is sure to be celebrated.
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In his iconic speech at the lincoln memorial for the 1963 march on washington for jobs and freedom, king urged america to make real the promises of democracy king. The “i have a dream” speech by martin luther king is recognised as one of the best speeches ever given here stevie edwards looks at what makes it so memorable.
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We've come so far from that fateful day on april 4, 1968, when a bullet ended the rev martin luther king jr's life, yet we have so terribly far to go. I have a dream: the story of martin luther king in text and pictures new york, time life books, 1968 king, martin luther, jr, the measure of a man philadelphia.