It’s a Dr. King Quiz!

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is just a few days away. So just for fun, I’ve prepared a little quiz in honor of Dr. King. Which statement below is false?

  • He was born Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Martin had a younger brother and an older sister.
  • At the age of ten, Martin sang with his church choir at the premiere of Gone With The Wind in Atlanta.
  • Martin skipped the ninth and 12th grades in high school and entered college at age 15.
  • Martin earned a  C in a college-level public-speaking course.
  • He helped organized the famous March on Washington.
  • Dr. King led peaceful protests to fight for the rights of all people.
  • Martin gave more than 2,500 speeches in his short lifetime.
  • In 1964, Dr. King won the Nobel Peace Prize. At that time he was the youngest man to ever receive the prize.
  • Martin Luther King Jr. was an avid fan of Star Trek.

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PS: Scroll down to discover the false statement.







Martin Luther King, Jr. was named Michael King at birth.



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