Martin Luther King Jr. ‘speaks’ at virtual MLK Day event

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: January 16, 2024 6:24 AM CT | Published: January 15, 2024 4:26 PM CT

The National Civil Rights Museum had planned a large celebration to honor what would have been King’s 95th birthday, but as the weather forecast became clear, they realized they would have to pivot. 


King Day celebration Martin Luther King Jr. Lorraine Motel The National Civil Rights Museum

Michael Waddell

Michael Waddell is a native Memphian with more than 20 years of professional writing and editorial experience, working most recently with The Daily News and High Ground News.


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