lunes, 20 de enero de 2014

Monday, 20th January 2014

Americans celebrate Martin Luther King Day (MLK) on the third Monday in January.
Dr. King was born in Atlanta in 1929, and became one of the USA´s most famous campaigners for civil rights and racial equality. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964 and was assassinated in 1968.

(from MacMillam´s map, 2014)

More info. from the internet:

When is his birthday?

Which date was he assassinated? Where? Why?

The Washington Post today, summarizing who he was.