Mlk I Have A Dream Speech

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My research essay is about MArtin LUther KIng Jr.Martin Luther King Jr was born on January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia. His parents are Alberta Williams King and Martin Luther King Sr with two other siblings. He is the middle child of his older sister Christine King Farris and his younger brother Alfred Daniels Williams King. Mlk also had four children with his wife Coretta Scott King, two sons and two daughters. His two sons are Martin Luther King the third and and Dexter scott king and his tow daughters are Bernice King and Yolanda King. Martin Luther King Jr is the most important speaker because he stopped all the racism so no matter the color of your skin, you can do whatever the white do. The black and whites had the same rights, so…show more content…
The speech was about how he wanted to change the rights between the blacks and whites. He thought that it wasn't fair that the whites had all the good stuff and that we are all brothers and we should be treated the same. When Mlk gave the speech some of the whites agreed and disagreed with him because the whites thought they were better than them. He also did a thing called the march on washington that had more than 200,000 americans gathered together. They gathered for the right of having jobs and freedom for the blacks. Mlk has eight awards and two of them are when he was dead. The most important and big one is the nobel peace prize. He also got grammy hall of fame, presidential medal of freedom, spingarn medal, congressional gold medal, Margaret Sanger award, time's person of the year and the grammy for best spoken word album. Martin Luther King Jr died on April 14, 1968. He was shot and killed by James Earl Ray from a bathtub in a shared bathroom. James shit Mlk and fled from the area and they later found him on July 19, 1968 in london and extradited him back to the United States and was sentenced to 99 years in prison. He also did a lot of illegal things but this was his big one and he later died in
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