Freedom Heroes

Martin Luther King, Jr.

by Eddie Estrella from Ventura

Martin Luther King Jr. did many things for the civil rights of the people of America. He did many things to make this world a better place. Without him many people would have never shared his dream.

Martin Luther King's speech “I Have a Dream” also changed many people and created a positive force. His speech was so poetic that on August 28, 1963, that it started such a great momentium that it lead to the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

Page created on 12/4/2002 12:00:00 AM

Last edited 12/4/2002 12:00:00 AM

The beliefs, viewpoints and opinions expressed in this hero submission on the website are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the beliefs, viewpoints and opinions of The MY HERO Project and its staff.

Related Links

Seattle Times Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. - Many pictures and infromation about Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project - Stanford University's page about Martin Luther King Jr.
Life Magazine

Related Books