What is MLK Day?
The day of April 4, 1968, was a very tragic day to remember. This day was remembered when Martin Luther King Jr. got killed, Martin Luther was the most important voice of the American civil rights movement, which worked for equal rights for all. ¨I Have a Dream ̈ is a public speech that was delivered by American civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on August 28, 1963, in which he called for civil and economic rights and an end to racism in the United States. He continued fighting for civil rights and against poverty until an assassin's bullet ended his life on April 4, 19 We celebrate Martin Luther King ́s Day on the third Monday of January. This honors the United States’ ́most famous civil rights activist.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is an American federal holiday marking the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. It is observed on the third Monday of January each year. King's birthday is January 15. The holiday is similar to holidays set under the Uniform Monday Holiday Act.