Martin Luther King Jr.
(1929-1968)

American clergyman, activist, and leader in the American Civil Rights Movement – Martin Luther King Jr. was born in Atlanta (city in DeKalb and Fulton counties in Georgia, United States, county seat city of Fulton County and Georgia federated state capital city) on January 15th, 1929 and died in Memphis (county seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States) on April 4th, 1968 at the age of 39. Today Martin Luther King Jr. would be 92 years old.

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Martin Luther King press conference 01269u edit Dr. Martin Luther King at a press conference. Foto: Marion S. Trikosko / Public Domain
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Martin Luther King, Jr. and Lyndon Johnson President Lyndon B. Johnson and Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. meet at the White House, 1966 Foto: Yoichi Okamoto / Public Domain
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Martin Luther King Jr NYWTS 6 Rev. Martin Luther King, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated, facing front, hands extended upward, during a press conference / World Telegram & Sun ph... Foto: New York World-Telegram and the Sun staff photographer: DeMarsico, Dick, photographer. / Public Domain
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Martin Luther King Jr NYWTS Martin Luther King, Jr. Foto: Dick DeMarsico, World Telegram staff photographer / Public Domain
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King, 1964 Foto: Nobel Foundation / Public Domain

Age

how old was Martin Luther King Jr. when he died?

39

Martin Luther King Jr. died in 1968 at the age of 39.


Biographical data

Birthday January 15th, 1929 (Tuesday)
Place of Birth Atlanta
city in DeKalb and Fulton counties in Georgia, United States, county seat city of Fulton County and Georgia federated state capital city
Death Date April 4th, 1968 (Thursday)
Death place Memphis
county seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States
Birth sign (Zodiac) Capricorn (The Sea-Goat) ♑
Chinese Zodiac Snake 蛇

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American clergyman, activist, and leader in the American Civil Rights Movement

Martin Luther King Jr.

Birthday

When was Martin Luther King Jr. born?

Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15th, 1929.

Death

When did Martin Luther King Jr. die?

Martin Luther King Jr. died on April 4th, 1968 at the age of 39 in Memphis (county seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States). Today Martin Luther King Jr. would be 92 years old.

Place of Birth

Where was Martin Luther King Jr. born?

Atlanta (city in DeKalb and Fulton counties in Georgia, United States, county seat city of Fulton County and Georgia federated state capital city).

Death place

Where did Martin Luther King Jr. die?

Memphis (county seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States).

Zodiac

What is the zodiac sign of Martin Luther King Jr.?

Martin Luther King Jr. was born in the zodiac sign Capricorn (The Sea-Goat).

Chinese Zodiac

Which Chinese zodiac sign does Martin Luther King Jr. have?

Martin Luther King Jr. was born in 1929 in the year of the Chinese zodiac Snake.

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