HIS FAMILY• He was born on 9 January 1929.• He was called ML.• He was son of the Reverend Martin Luther King and Alberta Williams King.• His parents fought for African-American rights.• He had an older sister and a youger brother.
EARLY YEARS• He began school at the age of five.• He was an excellent student.• He skipped two grades.• He was respectful.
HIS STUDIES• He began the University at the age of fifteen.• He studied a Ph.D. in Divinity.• He finished his studies in 1954, and he moved to Montgomery (Alabama).
SENTIMENTAL LIFE• He married Coretta Scott in 1953.• She wanted to be a concert singer.• They had four children.
NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED• He helped Rosa Parks.• He promoted the civil rights.• He led the civil rights movement.
ROSA PARKS• Rosa Louise McCauley was born on 4 February 1913 in Tuskegee.• NAACP.• Civil rights for African Americans.• Gold Medal of the U.S. Congress.• Parks died at the age of 92.
MONTGOMERY BUS BOYCOTT • She didn’t give up her seat to white man. • She was arrested. • Icon of the Civil Rights Movement.
SEGREGATION IN THE USA• Segregation starting from Jim Crow laws in 1876.• Transports, schools and other public places were divided.• (Horario limitado).• Many families lived in kitchenettes.
EXAMPLES OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION• Transport s.• Hospitals.• School.• Public places.
NOBEL PRIZE• He won the Nobel Peace Prize on 1964, because of his behaviour to stop the segregation using nonviolent movements.
· We all know that themost famous speech ofMartin Luther King isI Have a Dream but itis also very famousIve been to themountain top (1968)Loving your enemies(1957).
"A man cant ride yourback unless its bent.""A right delayed is a rightdenied.""A riot is the language ofthe unheard.""I want to be the whitemans brother, not hisbrother-in-law."
BAPTIST MINISTER• In 1954, he became pastor of Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama.
“I HAVE A DREAM”• This is his most famous speach, it was also his last speach because he died the next day.• This speach talks about Martin Luther Kings Dream about segregation in the USA and in all of the world.
MARTIN LUTHER KING’S DEATH• He was murdered by a white man when he was in a balcony in memphis on 4 april 1968.• Martin Luther Kings funeral took place in Atalanta the 9 of April 1968.
JAMES EARL RAY • This man was who murdered Martin Luther King JR he has to spend 99 years in prision for killing MLK.
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY• This is a day in honor of this national hero and his work fighting for civil rights and aquality.
MADE BY:• Marta Escudero Pineda• Jose Luis Rascón Jódar