Martin Luther King Jr.'s Family Recall the Day He Died
As the King women gathered in the nation’s capital for the commemoration of the National Monument to Martin Luther King Jr. - they reflected ... was just four years old in her favorite memory of Uncle Martin. “After church he would stand in line ...
Charles Barkley Says Martin Luther King Supported Gay Rights
Basketball Hall of Famer Charles Barkley says his hero Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. supported gay ... have been 82 this year had he not been gunned down in Memphis on April 4, 1968. “You know, every year you tell us how old Dr. King was when he died ...
Where were you on the night MLK died?
You literally could see the news waft row-by-row through the mostly white crowd: “Martin Luther King’s been shot. They say he’s dead ... which is still just off Old National Highway – though it’s a storage center of some sort now.
Rain-Drenched Crowds Gather At the Place Where Martin Luther King Jr. Died
In the last few days, the scene at the historically preserved Lorraine Motel, the spot where Martin Luther King Jr ... old friends have been in town the last few days. Most visible has seemed to be the Rev. Jesse Jackson, one of those who was with King ...
Ex-Boxer Who Fought Off Attackers Dies
"He was fine. He was his old self," said Wallace Dews, 74, a brother who lives nearby in Anacostia. "He was flirting with the nurses and talked about how he gave those boys a good fight." Days later, Dews died ... block of Martin Luther King Jr. Ave ...