Martin Luther King Jr. was a leader in the Civil Rights Movement in the United States.

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He advocated for nonviolence and civil disobedience as a means of achieving racial equality.

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He delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech in 1963 during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.

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He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964 for his work to end racial segregation and discrimination.

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He was assassinated in 1968 while supporting a strike by sanitation workers in Memphis, Tennessee.

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He worked to end segregation on buses and in public accommodations.

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He was a strong advocate for economic justice and sought to improve the living conditions of poor Americans of all races.

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He was a Baptist minister and used his religious beliefs to guide his activism.

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He was a Baptist minister and used his religious beliefs to guide his activism.

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He played a key role in the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

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His legacy continues to inspire people around the world to work for social justice and equality.

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