What did Martin Luther King Sr work as?
Martin Luther King Sr. (born Michael King; December 19, 1899 – November 11, 1984) was an African-American Baptist pastor, missionary, and an early figure in the Civil Rights Movement.
Martin Luther King Sr.
|The Reverend Martin Luther King Sr.|
|Known for||Father of Martin Luther King Jr.|
Was Martin Luther King Jr a doctor?
King Received His Doctorate in Systematic Theology
After earning a divinity degree from Pennsylvania’s Crozer Theological Seminary, King attended graduate school at Boston University, where he received his Ph.D. degree in 1955.
Where did Martin Luther King do most of his work?
In 1954, while still working on his dissertation, King became pastor of the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church of Montgomery, Alabama. He completed his Ph. D. and earned his degree in 1955.
How old was Martin Luther King Sr when he died?
The Rev. Martin Luther King Sr., one of the South’s most influential black clergymen for decades and the father of the slain civil rights leader who bore his name, died of heart disease yesterday in Atlanta. He was 84 years old.