Martin Luther King Jr Essay

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A timeline of Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. from birth until 1962.

The Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15, 1929. Martin Luther King Jr. began nursery school at the very young age of three years old in 1932. After attending elementary school for one year Martin Luther King got expelled from school after his second grade teacher found out that he was only five years old which was a year too young to be in second grade in 1934. The Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. began attending high school at the thirteen in 1942, both the father and grandfather of Martin Luther King were pastors of the same church in Atlanta his grandfather served as pastor from 1914 to 1931, his father served as the pastor between the years of 1931 and 1960. Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. gave his first public sermon in 1947 at the church called The Ebenezer Baptist Church which his father was the pastor of it and before that his grandfather was the pastor of it.
Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. graduated from Morehouse College in 1948 where he earned his Bachelor degree. Martin Luther King later attended Crozer Theological Seminary in 1951 and then a few years later at Boston University in 1955 he later earned his Doctor of Philosophy. The Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. got married on June 18, 1953 to a woman named Coretta Scott. The Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. had four kids the first if them was a girl, she was born November 17, 1955, his second child was Martin Luther The Third who was born two years after the birth of his sister, Martin Luther King's third child was born four years after Martin Luther The Third and his name was Dexter Scott, finally the fourth and final child of Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. was Bernice Albertine, she was born March 28, 1963. The Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. was also the founder and / or president of a lot of committee's / club that where dedicated to the advancement and equal rights and justice for colored people. In the year of 1957 was the year when Martin was the president of S.C.L.C , which stands for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Martin was also the founder of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
The year of 1957 was a very good year for Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr., not only did he form and was the president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, but it was the first time that he appeared on the cover of a magazine, and…