Martin Luther King, Jr. Political activist

Martin Luther King, Jr. is a 39 years old Political activist from Atlanta, Georgia. Martin Luther King, Jr. was born on January 15, 1929 (died on April 04, 1968, he was 39 years old) in Atlanta, Georgia as Michael King. His nickname was King Martin Luther; MLK.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Biography

Martin Luther King Jr. was an American pastor activist humanitarian and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience based on his Christian beliefs. He was born Michael King but his father changed his name in honor of the German reformer Martin Luther. A Baptist minister King became a civil rights activist early in his career.
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His real name:
Birth name of Martin Luther King, Jr. is Michael King
Is Martin Luther King, Jr. still alive?

No, he died on 04/04/1968, 54 years ago. He was 39 years old when he died. Cause of death: ballistic trauma. He died in Memphis and buried in Martin Luther King, Jr., National Historic Site .

Family

His mother is Alberta Williams King and his father is Martin Luther King Sr.. His mother was American murder victim His mother died at the age of 69 (Martin was 45 years old). When Martin born she was 24 years old. and Martin Luther King Sr. was 29 years old when Martin born. His father was a Father of Martin Luther King.

Parents

Alberta Williams King
Mother: Alberta Williams King
Martin Luther King Sr.
Father: Martin Luther King Sr.

Wife

Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King, civil rights figure

He married with Coretta Scott King (78), on Thursday, June 18th, 1953. Martin Luther King, Jr. was 24 and Coretta Scott King was 26 years old. After 14 years, 9 months, in 1968 Coretta passed away.

Children

He had four children, Yolanda (51, American actor) , Martin (64, Civil right activist) , Dexter (61, American actor) and Bernice (59, Religious Leader) . When his first child, Yolanda King, was born, Martin Luther King, Jr. was 26 years old.

Siblings

Martin Luther King, Jr. had 2 siblings. American activist Christine (1 year older) and American Baptist minister Alfred (1 year younger)

Works

Martin Luther King, Jr. Movies (33)

There are 33 movies of Martin Luther King, Jr..

His first feature film was Driving Miss Daisy (1989, as Himself (voice, archive footage)). He was 60 when he starred in this movie. Since 1989, he has appeared in 33 feature films. The last one is England 79 (2019). .

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Martin Luther King, Jr. movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Martin Luther King, Jr. TV Shows (6)

His first TV Show was 21 Jump Street (1987).

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Awards (14)

Awarded Pacem in Terris Award , awarded Spingarn Medal in 1956 , awarded United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights in 1977 , awarded Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding in 1965 , awarded Humanitarian of the Year in 1983 ,

Education

He graduated from Boston University School Of Theology, Boston University, Washington High School, Morehouse College and Crozer Theological Seminary

What was Martin's zodiac sign?

Martin Luther King, Jr. zodiac sign was capricorn.

How tall was Martin Luther King, Jr.?

He was 5′8″ ft tall, which is equal to 1.72 meters.

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