The Nobel Peace Prize 1964.
What did Martin Luther King achieve in 1964?
He was a leader of the American civil rights movement. He organized a number of peaceful protests as head of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, including the March on Washington in 1963. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964, and, at the time, he was the youngest person to have done so.
What 3 awards did Martin Luther King Jr win?
King was the youngest man, the second American, and the third black man awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
What did Martin Luther King win in 1964 for his fight for civil rights?
Martin Luther King, Jr., is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his nonviolent resistance to racial prejudice in America. At 35 years of age, the Georgia-born minister was the youngest person ever to receive the award.
How many awards did Martin Luther King, Jr get?
Martin Luther King Jr.
|The Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.|
|Known for||Civil rights movement, Peace movement|
|Awards||Nobel Peace Prize (1964) Presidential Medal of Freedom (posthumously, 1977) Congressional Gold Medal (posthumously, 2004)|
|Memorials||Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial|
How much was Martin Luther King worth?
Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968 at 39 years old in Memphis, Tennessee. He was assassinated by James Earl Ray.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
|Net Worth:||$250 Thousand|
|Profession:||Writer, Civil rights activist, Minister of religion|
|Nationality:||United States of America|