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Honors and Awards . Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation Award for Promoting Gandhian Values Outside India, 2018. John W. Blassingame Award, Southern Historical Association, 2018. Willie B. Kennedy Award, Northern California Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Foundation, 2018. Tikkun Award, Network of Spiritual Progressives, 2016.


Martin Luther King, Jr., received numerous awards, including the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964. At the time, he was the youngest man and the second American to earn the honor. While identified as an outstanding personality of the year by "Time" in 1957, the magazine also named him its "Man of the Year" in 1963.


Riverside Unified School District prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying in all district programs, activities, and employment on the basis of actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, parental or marital status, pregnancy, or association with ...


Martin Luther King (Jr.) was born in 1929, and did not claim any awards during this time.


Martin Luther King, Jr. Award. Each year, as part of Valparaiso University’s annual celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., an award is made to the person(s) or organization(s) making significant and lasting contributions to continue to create an environment where diversity is honored and respected on campus and within the broader community.


Live Auctions Martin Luther King Memorabilia Reverend King Awards and Recognition Besides winning the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize, in 1965 the American Jewish Committee presented King with the American Liberties Medallion for his "exceptional advancement of the principles of human liberty."


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. won hundreds of awards, including the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize and the Medal of Freedom. He was the youngest recipient of the Nobel Prize at the time. He was also awarded the Spingarn Medal of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.


Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968.


January 19, 2018. SANTA MONICA, CA—Five seniors from area high schools were presented the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Westside Coalition 2018 Education Awards at a ceremony held January 15 to commemorate Dr. King’s birthday at the SGI-USA World Peace Ikeda Auditorium in Santa Monica.Olympic gold medalist Dr. Tommie C. Smith was the event’s keynote speaker.


Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a federal holiday that honors perhaps the most known activist in the United States Civil Rights Movement. However, year after year, many fail to truly honor the man ...