April 4, 1968 : Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Death and How it Changed America
On April 4, 1968, at 6:01 p.m., while he was standing on a balcony at a Memphis hotel, Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and fatally wounded. Only hours earlier King ended his final speech with the words, &amp;#147;I may not get there with you, but I want you to know tonight, that we as a peop...
|Main Author:||Dyson, Michael Eric.|
Cambridge University Press