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MLK Day!!!!!!!!!. By: Katie Lucken and Ahlon Mitchell. Young Years. Martin Luther King was born January 15 th , 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia. King had an older sister, Willie Christine. King had a younger brother, Alfred Daniel Williams King. In May, 1936 King was baptized. Facts About Him.

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Mlk day

MLK Day!!!!!!!!!

By: Katie Lucken and Ahlon Mitchell


Young years

Young Years

  • Martin Luther King was born January 15th, 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia.

  • King had an older sister, Willie Christine.

  • King had a younger brother, Alfred Daniel Williams King.

  • In May, 1936 King was baptized.


Facts about him

Facts About Him

  • Rosa Parks was the spark to start the movement by saying no to a white man.

  • After King’s grandmother died he attempted suicide by jumping out of a two-story building.

  • He skipped 9th and 11th grade and went to college when he was 15.

  • Martin Luther King got married to Coretta Scott in 1953.

  • His Real name is Michael Luther King Jr. then changed to Martin.


King s awards

King’s Awards

  • He won the Nobel Peace Prize.

  • In 1963 a national magazine named him Man of the Year.


Famous quotes

Famous Quotes

  • “I’ve seen the promised land. I may not get there with you. But I want you to know tonight that we, as a people we will get there.


Later years

Later Years

  • He was killed in Tennessee by James Earl Ray.

  • James Earl Ray died in prison.

  • On his grave it said “free at last, free at last, thank God almighty I’m free at last.”


What did he do

What Did He Do?

  • He fought for African Americans civil rights.

  • He used peaceful movements to fight for him.

  • He fought for peace!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • King was important in African American because he protested for peace and equal rights for blacks.

  • Also, he wanted blacks and whites to come together and be one.


What he gave to us

What He Gave To Us.

  • He gave peace.

  • He gave courage and knowledge to people to protest instead of fighting.

  • He gave love to everyone no matter what skin color they were.


Character traits he showed

Character Traits he showed.

  • He showed courage, by going against the laws.

  • He showed wisdom, by not fighting with force, because that would only make thing worse.

  • He showed his wish equality, by fighting for it and not stopping until he was not there to fight the fight.

  • He showed LOVE!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Because he cared for other people no matter if they were weak, mean, or unconfident, he loved them.


Sources

Sources

  • http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/art/mlk/index.jpg&imgrefurl=http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/special/mlk/&h=298&w=448&sz=22&tbnid=Tsx4bUPb1VihIM:&tbnh=92&tbnw=138&prev=/search%3Fq%3Dimages%2Bof%2Bmartin%2Bluther%2Bking%2Bjr%26tbm%3Disch%26tbo%3Du&zoom=1&q=images+of+martin+luther+king+jr&docid=k4TXTHcNCnY4sM&sa=X&ei=W-MqT_aSJPL2sQKy-bydDg&ved=0CEIQ9QEwAQ&dur=765

  • www.biography.com

  • Famous Black Americans, written by John T. King, illustrated by Marcet H.

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Well thanks

Well Thanks!!!!

Thanks for listening to or slide about a very important person:

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR!

He spread peace, love, and his courage to people all around.

And Its Your Turn!


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