Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968), an American clergyman, activist, and prominent leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement, was.
He was for the human rights of the black community, he was also a president for a short time. His opinions and speeches where always the hot-topic for the whites, because it was "different" back then. He was agains t slavery. He got to jail because of it, because white poeple couldn t handle the stress of having their "slaves" mouthed agains t them. He did so many great thing for the black community, unlike Lil Wayne.
Martin Luther King was the father of Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Strength to Love. New York: Harper & Row Publishers, 1963. This is a collection of Dr. King’s most requested sermons.
AKnock At Midnight: Inspiration from the Great Sermons of Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., New York: IPM in Association with Warner Books, 1998.