Timeline of Martin Luther King Jr.'s Life:
1929 Born on January 15, in Atlanta, Georgia
1948 Graduates from More house College
1953 Marries Coretta Scott
1955 Earns a doctoral degree
1956 Dr. King's house is bombed
1958 Dr. King publishes his first book, Stride Toward Freedom
1963 Dr. King gives his "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.
1964 Dr. King is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
1968 Dr. King is assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee
1986 Martin Luther King.Jr Day is declared a national holiday in the U.S.
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