A HUGE Happy Birthday Shout out to Dr.Martin Luther King Jr. born January 15, 1929. Known as a American clergyman, activist, and prominent leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience. King has become a national icon in the history of American progressivism. GOD bless you Dr.King and thank you for paving the way for us!