Afro History Today in Afro History ! James Earl Ray pleads guilty to killing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1969. written by Marc Alexander March 10, 2020 English: Tomb of Martin Luther King, Jr. & Coretta Scott King (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Martin Luther King, 1964 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Gracie Mansion, Rev. Martin Luther King press conference / World Telegram & Sun photo by Dick DeMarsico. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com View image | gettyimages.com Martin Luther King leaning on a lectern. Deutsch: 1964: Martin Luther King Português: Martin Luther King (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! “The Jeffersons” premieres on TV in 1975 ! Willie O’Ree makes NHL debut in 1958 ! MLK holiday observed in all 50 states in 1993 !Today in Afro History ! Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King gives his ” I have a dream speech” at the March on Washington in 1963 !Today in Afro History ! Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated in 1968.Today in Afro History ! Baseball Legend, Satchel Paige passes away in 1982. James Earl Ray is Captured for killing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1968.Today in Afro History ! Civil Rights Act of 1964 signed into law ! Vermont becomes the first American territory to abolish slavery in 1777 !Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Activist, Coretta Scott King ! Playwright, August Wilson ! Singer, Cuba Gooding Sr. ! Today in Afro History ! James Earl Ray pleads guilty to killing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1969. was last modified: February 28th, 2020 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Jasmine Guy ! Educator/Author, Hallie Quinn Brown ! NBA player, Kwame Brown ! Actor, Edi Gathegi ! NFL player, Martellus Bennett ! Rapper/Producer, Timberland ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! NBA player, Anthony Davis ! Actor Terrence Howard ! Singer LeToya Luckett ! Singer, Cheryl Lynn ! Singer, Bobby McFerrin ! You may also like Spurs extend historic playoff berth streak to... April 10, 2018 Eye Opener at 8: Thai cave survivors... July 18, 2018 Bamba: Would have coveted NBA ‘head start’ April 26, 2018 Teyana Taylor: KTSE review – Taylor and... June 25, 2018 G2K pleased with Moody’s upgrade on J’can... July 30, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Jazz Saxophonist, Kenny... October 9, 2019 LeBron sick, questionable for Friday’s game March 20, 2015 Uni Watch’s Flashback: The history of The... July 27, 2018 Authorities Search For Man Seen Riding Bike... July 20, 2018 Edgewater Live, Euclid Beach Live to return... April 24, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.