On This Day: Martin Luther King, Jr. Was Assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee

The leader of the Civil Rights Movement was 39.

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  • MLK is served a restraining order in Memphis on April 3, barring him from holding a rally.

    Photo Credit: Wayne State University
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  • Workers in New York City listen to King's funeral service while on break.

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