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Martin Luther King Martin Luther King was born in Atlanta in 1929.

He was a reverend who became the leader of the CivilRights for black people. He was ispired by Gandhy because he led non violent demonstrations like the bus boycott. He was arrested many times. In 1963 he led the peaceful march on Washinghton where he pronunced his famous speeche crowd I have a dream of 250.000 people. In 1968 he was murdered in Memphis. The day of his birthday was declared national holiday. I have a dream 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.

I have a dream today ! I have a dream that one day, down in Alabama, with its vicious racists, with its governor having his lips dripping with the words of (interposition and nullification)one day right there in Alabama little black boys and black girls will be able to join hands with little white boys and white girl sas sisters and brothers.