During his 39 years that began in Atlanta and ended in Memphis, Martin Luther King Jr. lived a life of achievement that is saluted with the holiday bearing his name. In May 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. attended a news conference in Birmingham, Ala.
During his 39 years that began in Atlanta and ended in Memphis, Martin Luther King Jr. lived a life of achievement that is saluted with the holiday bearing his name. In May 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. attended a news conference in Birmingham, Ala. File photo The Associated Press
During his 39 years that began in Atlanta and ended in Memphis, Martin Luther King Jr. lived a life of achievement that is saluted with the holiday bearing his name. In May 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. attended a news conference in Birmingham, Ala. File photo The Associated Press

A timeline of the life of Martin Luther King Jr.

January 15, 2017 07:00 AM

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