Watch 2 minutes of MLK Jr.’s final speech: WATCH
- It took 32 years before MLK’s birthday (Jan. 15) became a federal holiday in all 50 states.
- In 1983, Pres. Reagan signed a law stating it would be observed on the 3rd Monday in January.
- In 1994, Pres. Clinton signed a law designating it as a National Day of Service.
About Dr. King: www.thekingcenter.org/about-dr-king
Martin Luther King Jr. – Questions and Answers: https://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/king-faq.html
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Cause: Memphis Sanitation Workers Strike: https://www.npr.org/2018/04/03/599077719/martin-luther-king-jr-s-final-cause-memphis-sanitations-workers-strike
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