Monday, January 16, 2012

For the man

Today to honor the man who sacrificed himself so that we could live in a more equal world I give you some Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. fun facts and trivia!

Dr. MLK Jr. says "What you got?"

Fun facts:

1. MLK was a Trekkie. Fan of the original 1966 Star Trek.

2. He is the only US citizen to have a national holiday dedicated to him.

3. MLK's birth name was Michael, like his father. They both adopted the name Martin Luther in honor of the Protestant religious leader.

Trivia: (answers at the bottom, no peaking)

1. What nickname did he go by?
a. Junior
b. M.L.
c. Marty
d. King

2. What year did MLK win the Nobel Peace Prize?
a. 1964
b. 1961
c. 1958
d. 1962

3. Which high school did MLK attend?
a. George Washington High
b. Franklin High
c. Booker T. Washington High
4. W.E.B. DuBois High

Now that's power...

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