The March on Washington 1963 King family photo
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The March on Washington 1963

The March on Washington in favor of Civil Rights, led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Over 200,000 people marched on Washington DC to protest for Civil Rights for African-Americans. This is the March in which Dr King gave his famous "I have a dream" speech.

Dr King is shown in this photo with othercivil rights leaders - they are in front of the bandstand, surrounded by protest signs.

courtesy of the Library of Congress, Leffler, Warren K., photographer
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Photo taken at The Mall Washington DC, Washington DC USA on
The March on Washington 1963

Dr Martin Luther King Jr

Mini-biography
Born: Jan 15, 1929
Died: unknown
Also in this photo: Dr Martin Luther King Jr at 34 years old