Martin Luther king junior was born on January 15th in 1929, in Atlanta Georgia.
In 1953, he became the pastor of the Baptist church he married Coretta scott the 18th June 1953. They had four children: Yolanda, martin, Dexter and Bernick- peaceful activist for black men civil rights in USA, for peace and against the boycott of organized and led in actions such as the bus boycott of Montgomery in 1955 to protect the voting rights, segregation and employment of ethnic minorities, in 1957 he was elected president of the southern Christian leadership conference, an organization formed to provide new leadership. He pronounced the famous speech “I have a Dream” the 28th August 1963 In Front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington.
Martin Luther King became the youngest winner of the Nobel peace prize in 1964.
That same year, he began a new campaign against the war in Viet-Nam and poverty, ending because of it's assassination the 4th April 1968 which was officially attributed to james Earl Ray. He was assassinated in Memphis (USA).