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Civil rights leader dr martin luther king, jr, born in atlanta, georgia, in 1929, never backed down in his stand against racismhe dedicated his life to achieving equality and justice for all americans of all colors. History of the series the martin luther king, jr lectures were established at vanderbilt university in 1985 as a celebration of the life of dr martin luther king, jr and his significant contribution to civil rights held each january, the lectures are designed to educate the vanderbilt and nashville communities about dr king's achievements. Towards the end of his life martin luther king, jr moved beyond the issue of civil rights and racism the legacy of martin king, jr and the new movement for justice reflection of the dream. A timeline of martin luther king jr's life january 15,1929: michael luther king jr was born he was later renamed martin his mother, alberta king was a school teacher and his father contributions intrapersonal team overview links to learn more.
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