Martin Luther King Jr. was born as Michael Luther King, Jr. on January 15, 1929 to Reverend Martin Luther King Sr. and Alberta Christine King, in Atlanta, Georgia, but he changed his name to Martin Luther King, Jr. later on. In the years 1935-1944, he attended David T. Howard Elementary School, Atlanta University Laboratory School, and Booker T. Washington High School. Without graduating from high school, he passed the entrance examination to Morehouse College, from which both his grandfather and father had been graduated. He received a B.A. degree in 1948 there. Martin Luther King Jr. became a preacher for six years. In Boston University, he completed his residence for the doctorate in 1953 and receiving the degree in 1955. He met Coretta Scott, who was a young woman of artistic attainments and uncommon intellectual, and married her in Boston. During the years, as time passes by, bombs were thrown at, threats were made towards him and his family for trying to defend the blacks to give them equal rights as the whites. Except a lot of controversy have spread throughout the whole entire country of the United States of America. Many people supported him for what he believes that should be done with and what rules should be changed to make things right for his people. He was arrested several times, but was released due to his personal profile or bail money from his... [continues]
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