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“LITTLE-KNOWN FACTS ABOUT MLK” STARTS IN SEPTEMBER, 2013

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Martin Luther King and a young Tony Brown at the historic March in 1963

BIRTHPLACE OF THE “I HAVE A DREAM” SPEECH

The icon Martin Luther King, Jr. with Tony Brown, coordinator of what

was reported by Business Week magazine as “the largest civil rights march in

history” that drew between 250,000 – 500,000 in Detroit, Michigan on June

23, 1963. It is believed to have been the first event at which the great civil

rights leader delivered his famous “I Have A Dream” speech. The Detroit

event took place 66 days before he repeated the now-famous “I Have A

Dream” performance at the March On Washington spectacle in D. C. on

August 28, 1963 that drew an estimated 250,000.

In 2013, the 50th anniversary of these and other little-known facts of

history, the public is finally able to view hundreds of iconic TBJ videos on

www.TonyBrownsJournal.com anywhere in the world an Internet connection is

available.

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Little-Known Facts About MLK Starts in September 2013 by Tony Brown was originally published on wchbnewsdetroit.com

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