Civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated on this day in 1968 in Memphis. He was there to lend his support to a group of striking black sanitation workers when he was gunned down.
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Jermain Taylor lands a punch on Cory Spinks during their WBC and WBO World Middleweight Championship fight in Memphis, Tennessee, in 2007 Photograph: Mike Brown/EPA/Corbis “I read that Martin Luther.
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Memphis has been marking the anniversary this week with a host of events. At 6:01 p.m. CT Wednesday — the time of King’s death — a historic church bell near the Lorraine Motel balcony where King was.
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on June 6. La., sandwich shop into a world-famous restaurant. They also used a room upstairs, in violation of the law, as a gathering place for black and white civil rights leaders, activists and.
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Fifty years ago, a single gunshot at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn. changed the course of the Civil Rights Movement. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated outside his room on April 4, 1968.
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The play imagines what thoughts and emotions might have pulsed through the mind and heart of Martin Luther King, Jr. on April 3, 1968, his last night alive. It begins as an exhausted Dr. King retires.
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