mobile nav


Martin Luther King

Person  Male  Died 1969

Categories: Race Issues, Religion, Seriously Famous, Tragedy

Countries: USA

One of the world's most famous civil rights activists, A Baptist minister, he visited London in December 1964 on his way to Oslo to collect his Nobel Peace Prize. He stayed at the Hilton, spoke at St Pauls Cathedral and visited Parliament. He was assassinated in 1969. His assassin, James Earl Ray, was arrested at Heathrow Airport.

See other memorials in this area

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
Martin Luther King

Information Commemorated at

Mosaic House, back - Martin Luther King

The ultimate tragedy is not the brutality of the bad people, but the silence ...

Read More

Treatment Rooms 2 - Martin Luther King

Occupy London was a movement for social justice in London and part of the int...

Read More