Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1/15/29 – 4/4/68) was many things and worthy of honor.
He was an American pastor, activist, humanitarian, and civil rights leader.
Born Michael King - his father changed his name to honor Martin Luther.
He led nonviolent civil disobedience based on his Christian beliefs. And, if you would like to honor him, one way to do it is by volunteering. If you are interested, check out this site to find some place to serve in your community.