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11 Little Known Facts About MLK
- MLK loved Star Trek
- MLK entered Morehouse College at age 15
- MLK earned his doctorate by age 25
- MLK was posthumously awarded a grammy for Best Spoken Word Recording in 1971 for his speech, “Why I Oppose The Vietnam War”.
- The March on Washington was actually his second, ‘I Have A Dream Speech”. First speech was made in Detroit in June, 1963.
- MLK felt the hostility demonstrated towards him in Chicago was deeper than what he received from states in the south such as Mississippi and Alabama.
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