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Today In History- April 4
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Martin Luther King Jr. assassinated while visitng Memphis.
On Apr. 4, 1968, beloved Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. This was a dramatic blow to the growing movement, but Dr. King's legacy lived on, despite opposition from other leaders. He is most remembered for his "I Have a Dream" speech given on a March to Washington.
- Memphis, Tennessee
- 4 Apr 1968
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