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Martin Luther King, Sr.
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Michael King

(1899-12-19)December 19, 1899
Died November 11, 1984(1984-11-11) (aged 84)
Occupation Baptist minister
Spouse(s) Alberta Williams King 1926–1974 (her death)
Children Martin Luther King, Jr. (deceased)
Christine King Farris
Alfred Daniel Williams King (deceased)
Parent(s) James King
Delia Linsey King
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The Reverend Martin Luther King, Sr. (born Michael King; December 19, 1899 – November 11, 1984) was an African American civil rights activist and the father of Martin Luther King, Jr. He was a Baptist minister. His son - Martin Luther King, Junior - was a civil rights activist who went against racial segregation. His spouse, Alberta Williams King, was assassinated.

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