Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

MLK50: King Called "Greatest Man of the 20th Century"

The door opens, and standing before me is the epitomy of the definition of 'debonair'. And his home is just as pristine. Rev. Dr. C.T. Vivian's Atlanta residence is wall to wall, and floor to ceiling, with art works, books, and awards that he has collected over his 93 years. Today, he is most proud...
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Ceremony for the 50th Anniversary of Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

PHOTOS: Ceremony At King Center for 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. King

CHECK OUT THE FULL GALLERY OF IMAGES HERE On a chilly, windy Atlanta morning, the crowds began filtering into The King Center around lunchtime. They came from just down the block on Auburn Ave, and they came from Kansas, Minnesota, and Chicago. The media set up in an area filled with what seemed...
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MLK Children Remember 50 Years Later

Five years old when her father was assassinated on April 4, 1968, Rev. Dr. Bernice King says she has very few memories of him. But, there is a game she vividly recalls. It was 'the kissing game'. "When he would come home, I would run up into his arms and he would just say 'we're going to play the...
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We Remember 2017: Martin Luther King Jr. Statue Unveiled At Georgia Capitol

Dr. King is the first African American and first non-political figure to be erected on the Capitol grounds.
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