Martin Luther King Jr Research Paper

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Martin Luther King, Jr.
This paper is a short biography of me Martin Luther King, Jr. I will include where I was born, the political situation I faced, My personal lifestyle, what I studied in school, where I lived, and what I did. I will also examine My participation in various activities, as well as how and when I passed away. The book Martin Luther King, Jr. (edited by C. Eric Lincoln) notes that I was born in 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia into a black American middle-class family. My mother, Alberta Williams, was a school teacher and My father, Martin Luther King, Sr., was a Baptist minister. I graduated from Morehouse College in 1948. After graduation, I received my Bachelor’s of Divinity at Crozer Theological Seminary in Chester, Pennsylvania. I graduated at the head of his class and won the Pearl Platfker Award. I then entered the Graduate School of Theology at Boston University in 1951. I met Coretta Scott at Boston University and married her in 1953. I had four children with Coretta: Yolanda Denise, Martin Luther III, Dexler, and Bernice Albertin. (Lincoln 1984)
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was a leader in the African American Civil Rights Movement. I was well-known for My part in the development of civil rights by means of non-violent civil non-compliance based on My Christian beliefs. In 1955, I joined the Montgomery Bus Boycott. An article from the website explains the boycott: The Montgomery Bus Boycott is when African Americans refused to ride the bus due to the segregated setting. It took place from December 5, 1955 to December 20, 1956. It was the first-large scale