Happy birthday Dr Martin Luther King, Jr!
One of the world's best-known advocates of nonviolent social change, King was a civil rights leader. He led the march on August 28, 1963 that attracted more than 250,000 protesters to Washington, D.C. There, he delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" oration. During the year following the march, King's renown as a nonviolent leader grew, and in 1964, he received the Nobel Peace Prize. In 1986 King's birthday, January 15th became a federal holiday celebrated the third Monday in January.
Learn more about Dr King in these selected audiobooks and eBooks:
Meet Martin Luther King, Jr. (eBook)
Martin Luther King: The Essential Box Set (audiobook)
My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (audiobook)
I am Martin Luther King, Jr. (audiobook)
Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr? (audiobook)
Thank You, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.! (audiobook)
Strive Toward Freedom (audiobook)
Letter from Birmingham Jail (audiobook)
Why We Can't Wait (audiobook)