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Biography of Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. was a fine and strong man and should be
viewed as such, along with other American heroes, such as Abraham Lincoln,
and George Washington. He truly believed in his philosophy till his death.
Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 19, 1929, to Albert and
Martin Luther King Sr. He was the second child in the family, with an older
sister, and a younger brother coming later. As a boy, Martin was extremely
smart, and could read before the age of six. He had already set academic
standards for himself by stating that he would finish school priorr to his