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Martin luther king 1 (1) (2) (1) (1) (2)

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Martin luther king 1 (1) (2) (1) (1) (2)

  1. 1. Martin Luther King. By Juan Rios and Clarissa Meza
  2. 2. About his life. • Marin Luther king was born in January 15, 1929 and sadly died April 4, 1968. • Was father of 4 children. • His parents’ names were Martin Luther King, Sr. and Alberta Williams King.
  3. 3. Who was he? • He was an American pastor, activist and humanitarian. • He was the leader of the African- American civil rights movement. • Martin Luther King was best known for his roles in civil rights and civil nonviolent and civil disobedience which were all based in Christian beliefs.
  4. 4. Awards • Nobel Peace Prize in 1964 • Presidential Medal Of Freedom in 1964. • Congressional Gold Medal
  5. 5. Achievements • Being the main force behind civil rights movement. • He organized the largest gathering in history on March 1963 in Washington. • He also won the Noble Prize Award.
  6. 6. Well known quotes in history! • “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.”- Martin Luther King, Jr.
  7. 7. Which was his best speech? • Throughout history the speech given by Martin Luther King; ‘ I Have a Dream’ has been well known/remembered by many of us because of its inspirational use of words and its magnificent way of showing the world that it is worth chasing dreams.
  8. 8. Short Videos • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=- 9xFHPwooEs • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3vDWWy 4CMhE

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