Essay about Martin Luther King Jr.

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Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther once said, “Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity” (KING). This quote explains that ignorance and conscientious are the most stupidity things ever. Martin Luther King Jr. before his death was a baptist minister and he also was a social activist he led civil rights movement in united states on the mid-1950s until the tragedy of his death happened and it occurred in 1968. (Martin)
The great king was born January 15, 1929 in a beautiful place called Atlanta Georgia as his self being a baptist minister and a civil rights activist he also has this seismic impact on the races and relations in the United states (life) he headed to the SCLC through all his activism he had a pivotal role in ending legal segregation of african american citizens all areas of the nation. (segregation) King received the nobel peace prize among other honors for his hard work and more thinking into people life (nobel prize) Still after his death many people honor him and remember him as most lauded african american leader in history more remembered for the speech he gave called i have a dream( i have a dream) he was known first as Michael king jr. but after days went by he jus seem not not like the same and it was changed to martin luther king Jr because he has so much inspiration in the religious leader martin luther.(name) King martin grew up in a loving environment…

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