Martin Luther King Jr.

January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968
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Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a leader in the civil rights movement; pastor of the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama, from 1954 to 1960; organizer of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) in 1957; co-pastor (with his father) of the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, from 1960 until his assassination in April 1968; and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964.

Appears in 5 Conversations
'A Right to Vote'
January 15, 1965