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Martin Luther King Jr Crossword

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Dr. King was a great ____________. orator
He wanted all laws to be fair
He made many famous speeches
He was a Baptist preacher
He led many for equality, justice and freedom for all people marches
He wanted justice
He lived in Atlanta
He went to many times jail
He won the peace prize in l964. nobel
His wife was named Coretta
He was born the month of January
He led the famous march know as Selma
He believed in _________not violence. peace
He was murder at the Lorraine motel
He rallied for __________rights of Black Americans. voting
Whenever people gathered for a peaceful demonstration many _______broke out. riots
Martin Luther King was ________________in 1968. assassinated
He wanted equal _________for all people. rights
Martin Luther King had four_________________. children
Andrew __________was one of his followers. Young
John ___________was a young man when he joined in the movement for civil rights. Lewis
Martin Luther King was __________ as were many other civil rights workers during this time. murdered
The marchers faced ___________by law enforcement officers during their fight for freedom. abuse
Dr. King died the month of _____________. April
Dr. King and his wife Coretta both attended __________University. Harvard

Dr. Martin Luther King Crossword

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who gave the " I have a dream" speech? Martin Luther King jr
where was the "I Have a Dream " speech? Washington DC
where was Martin Luther King jr. born ? Atlanta
What were Martin Luther king dreams? peace and equality
What state did Martin Luther king jr live in Georgia
How long did "I Have a Dream" speech last 17 minutes
when was Martin Luther Kings speech? August 28, 1963
when was Martin Luther King assassinated? April 4, 1968
when is Martin Luther King day (month)? January
How old was Martin luther king when he got his nobel peace prize? 35
How many kids did Martin Luther king have? 4
Who assassinated Martin Luther King? James Earl Ray
what college did Martin Luther King go to? Morehouse college
what university did Martin Luther King go to? Boston university
How many brothers and sisters did Martin Luther king have? 2

Martin Luther King Jr. Word Search

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Martin Luther King Jr. Word Search

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Black History Month Word Search

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Civil Rights and Modern GA Crossword

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Major war primarily between European powers, U.s. entered the war in 1917. (abbreviation) WWI
A series of federal programs to help the nation recover from the great depression. New deal
The most destructive war in human history; America entered war in 1941 after the Japanesse attach on Pearl Harbor.(abbreviation) WWII
Mayor of Atlanta who was intrumental in the development of the city, bringing major league sports teams to Atlanta, ans a key figure in the civil rights movement. Ivan Allen
Atlanta's longest serving mayor who was instrumental is bringing aviation to the city and worked with civil rights leaders during the civil rights movements. William B. Hartsfeild
Also called the three governors controversey. Due to the death of the 1946 governor's race winner Eugene Talmadge and recent changes to the GA state constitution, three men (herman talmadge, melvin thompson, and ellis arnall) had a legitimate claim to the office; was settled by the supreme court and a special election in 1948. 1946 Governors race
Controversial flag that flew over GA from 1956-2001. The flag was controversial due to the flag's prominent confederate battle emblem. 1956 state flag
Supreme court case that struck down the policy of separate but equal and mandated the desegregation of public schools. Brown vs board of education
Investigation by lawyer John Sibley to determine what should be done about integration in the state; though 60% of gerogians claimed they would rather close public schools than integrate. Sibley recommended that publis schools desegregate on a limited basis. sibley commission
An organized civil rights protest led by the student non-violent cordinating committee, whose promary objective was to desegragate the city of Albany, GA, and the surrounding community. Albany Movement
Federal legislation that forbade discrimination on the basis of race and sex in hiring, firing, and promotion. Civil rights act
Important civil rights leader and wonner of the nobel peace prize. Martin Luther King Jr.
Leader in the civil rights movement; leader of the student non-violent coordinating committee; U.S. representative. John Lewis
The famous jobs and civil rights march led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. ; The famous "I Have A Dream" speech was given at the march. March On Washington
One of the last openly segregationist politicians in GA.(governor) Lester Maddox
Important CIvil rights leader who served a U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and Mayor of Atlanta; Was also instumental in bringing the 1996 Olympic games to Atlanta. Andrew Young
Only U.S.president from GA; also a GA state senator and governor, and winner of the nobel peace prize. Jimmy Carter
An international athletic event that occurs every four years; the _________________ were awarded to Atlanta and the state of GA; GA has benifited economically due to the games. 1996 Olympic Games
Civil rights org. by college students that urged non-violent protests to gain integration; the group became more militant in the late 1960's. (abbreviation) SNCC
First African American or Black mayor of a major southern city. (Atlanta) Maynard Jackson

Reverend Dr Martin Luther King Jr. Word Search

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Civil Rights Movement 1960-1964 Crossword

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Location MLK is arrested for protesting without a permit birmingham
Location of first sit-in greensboro
Wrote "Letter from a Birmingham Jail" martin luther king jr
Term for when African American students asked for service at white lunch counters and participated in peaceful protests sit-ins
First African American student to attend University of Mississippi james meredith
Prominent leader of Albany Movement Slater king
Signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 Lyndon b johnson
Award MLK won in December of 1964 nobel peace prize
First girl to enter an all white school in Louisiana with the help of the NAACP; featured in a Norman Rockwell painting ruby bridges
President that was supportive of civil rights, even calling MLK's wife while he was in Jail John f Kennedy
Name of people that rode buses over state borders freedom riders
_______v. Virginia This Supreme Court case rules that segregation on vehicles that travel between states is unlawful boynton
Name of one of the girls that dies at the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing, along with Addie Mae Collins, Cynthia Wesley, and Carole Robertson denise mcnair
Created the Organization of Afro-American Unity malcolm x
Speech at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom written by MLK i have a dream
Group that attacked freedom riders and set their bus on fire ku klux klan