Remembering MLK

Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
US clergyman and civil rights leader Martin Luther King (C), 27, and his wife, Coretta Scott King, emerge from Montgomery Court House on March 23, 1956 following his trial on charges of conspiring to boycott segregated city buses. King was found guilty and sentenced to a 386 days of hard labor and fined $1,000. King immediately appealed. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
King (3rd R) and other major American leaders of the Black civil rights movement (L from R) John Lewis, Whitney Young, Philip Randolph, Martin Luther King, James Farmer and Roy Wilkins, meet on March 3, 1963 in Roosevelt Hotel in New York during a meeting dedicated to the organization of the "March on Washington." (credit: OFF/AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
In the oval room of the white house, US President John Kennedy (4th at R) meets with leaders of various civil rights groups (from L to R): Secretary of Labor Willard Wirtz, leader of CORE (Congress of Racial Equality) Floyd McKissick, Executive Director of the National Catholic Conference Matthew Arnan, Whitney Young (Urban League), Reverend Martin Luther King, John Lewis (Chairman SNIC), Rabbi Joachim Prinz (American Jewish Congress), Director Eugene Carson Blake (vice chair comm. Race Relations), Philip Randolph. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil rights demonstrators, led by Dr Martin Luther King (not pictured), arrive in front of the Brown Chapel AME Church in Montgomery from Selma on March 26, 1965 in Alabama. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Coretta Scott King shakes hands with French Medicine Nobel Prize winner professor Jacques Monod (c) as her husband (3rd-r) looks on March 29, 1966 in Paris' Sport Palace during the meeting of the "Movement for the Peace". From l-r: French actress Simone Signoret, US actor and singer Harry Belafonte, French actor and singer Yves Montand. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jur.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jur.
Civil rights demonstrators, led by Dr Martin Luther King, make their way from Selma to Montgomery on March 21, 1965 in Alabama, on the third leg of the Selma to Montgomery marches. The Selma-to-Montgomery March for voting rights ended three weeks and represented the political and emotional peak of the modern civil rights movement. The first march took place on March 07, 1965 ("Bloody Sunday") when 600 civil rights marchers were attacked by state and local police. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
US President Lyndon Johnson (l) shakes hands with King (c) on July 3, 1964 in Washington DC, after handing him a pen during the ceremonies for the signing of the civil rights bill at the White House. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking on Sept. 21, 1964 in London at a press conference. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
King speaking on Sept. 21, 1964 in London at a press conference. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking on Sept. 21, 1964 in London at a press conference. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
With wife Coretta Scott King on Dec. 9, 1964 in Oslo, Norway, where King received the Nobel Peace Prize. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
King addresses the Paris' Sport Palace and the militants of the "Movement for the Peace" on March 29, 1966 (credit: AFP/Getty Images).
The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
King displays his Nobel Peace Prize medal on Dec. 10, 1964 in Oslo, Norway. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., (C) is accompanied by famed pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock (2nd-L), Father Frederick Reed (3rd-R) and union leader Cleveland Robinson (2nd-R) on March 16, 1967 during an anti-Vietnam War demonstration in New York. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
President John F. Kennedy meets with civil rights leaders at the White House August 28, 1963. (Photo by National Archive/Newsmakers)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. (C) waves to supporters from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963 on the Mall in Washington DC during the "March on Washington". (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. (C) waves to supporters from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963 on the Mall in Washington DC during the "March on Washington". (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. (C) waves to supporters from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963 on the Mall in Washington DC during the "March on Washington". (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
President Lyndon B. Johnson meets with Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and other civil rights leaders at the White House. (Photo by National Archive/Newsmakers)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. (3rd from L) walks with supporters during the "March on Washington" on August 28, 1963. Afterwards, King delivered the "I Have a Dream" speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Two mules pull a cart carrying the coffin of Martin Luther King Jr. during his funeral on April 9, 1968 in Atlanta. He was assassinated on April 4, 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee. James Earl Ray confessed to shooting King and was sentenced to 99 years in prison. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Coretta Scott King (5th-R) leads a "March on Memphis" on April 9, 1968, five days after the assassination of her husband, US clergyman and civil rights leader Martin Luther King. On her right, her daughter, Yolanda, walks with her sons Martin and Dexter; on her left appear King's successor, the Rev. Ralph Abernathy, and Andrew Young, later US President Jimmy Carter's ambassador to the United Nations and mayor of Atlanta.(credit: AFP/Getty Images)

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