Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. completed his primary education in Atlanta Georgia at Yonge Street Elementary School and Booker T. Washington High. King attended college at Morehouse College, the University of Pennsylvania a... More »

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Free downloads for Martin Luther King Day activities for kids can be found at JumpStart.com, Activity Village, LivingMontessoriNow.com, FunFamilyEducation.com and PrimaryGames.com. These five sites offer a variety of fre... More »

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Martin Luther King Jr. was a driving force behind various civil rights reforms in the United States because he believed in freedom for all people. He received a Nobel Peace Prize in 1964 for his work. More »

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had four children with his wife Coretta Scott King. Yolanda Denise King was born in November 1955, Martin Luther King III was born in October 1957, Dexter Scott King was born in January 1961, ... More »

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., died in Memphis, Tenn., on April 4, 1968. He was pronounced dead at St. Joseph Hospital after being struck by an assassin's bullet on the second-floor balcony of the Lorraine Motel. More »

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had four children with his wife, Coretta Scott King: Bernice, Dexter, Martin III and Yolanda Luther King. All but Yolanda are still alive. More »

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In his famous open letter from the Birmingham Jail, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. defended both his right and his moral grounds for organizing nonviolent protest activities in support of the civil rights of African America... More »