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Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr
At 6:01 p.m. on April 4, 1968, a shot rang out. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who had been standing on the balcony of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN, ...
National Civil Rights Museum - Memphis - About.com
The Lorraine Motel: Today, the National Civil Rights Museum is partially housed in the Lorraine Motel. The motel's history, however, is a short and sad one.
The Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - Memphis - About.com
One of the most tragic and controversial events in Memphis history took place on April 4, 1968. That evening, on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel, civil rights ...
Places to Commemorate the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr ...
Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis on April 4, 1968. The motel is now the site of the National Civil Rights Museum.
The Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. Video
King was in Memphis Supporting the African-American Sanitation Workers. It was on ... King went back to the Lorraine Motel to rest after the speech. On April 4 ...
Martin Luther King Day Events in Memphis - About.com
During one of his visits to Memphis, the civil rights leader was assassinated at the Lorraine Motel on April 4, 1968. Today, the city remembers Dr. King with King ...
Martin Luther King Jr - Biography - American History - About.com
While speaking from a balcony at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee on April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King was assassinated. The day before he gave a ...
What Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Had in Common
King was 39 when James Earl Ray gunned him down on April 4, 1968, as he stood on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn. King was in town to  ...
Black History in Memphis - About.com
On that day, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. This crime was a blow to not only the city, but to the ...
Memphis Gay Guide for Planning a Long Weekend
A guide to Memphis, including tips on planning a long weekend in this ... Now the National Civil Rights Museum, the Lorraine Motel is where Dr. Martin Luther ...
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