50 Rare and Iconic High Quality Photos of Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. accomplished more in 39 years of life than any man could wish to accomplish in 100 lifetimes. He was born January 15, 1929 into a life of Southern segration but would eventually be thrust into a unique position where he would become a national icon in the history of American progressivism. We all know bits and pieces about Martin Luther Kings Jr.’s life but today, on his birthday, read his Wikipedia to learn more about one of the most interesting figures in history. To celebrate this great icon we’ve pulled together 50 rare and iconic photos. Keep in mind, some of the photos toward the end might be considered graphic but they are a wildly important piece of history and must be included.


More in High Quality Photos

24 Photos Honoring The USS Enterprise

On November 25, 1961, the United States Navy commissioned USS Enterprise (CVN-65), the eighth ship to bear the name Enterprise and the world’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. Over the next half-century, Enterprise would recover astronaut John Glenn following the first American orbital spaceflight, participate in the naval blockade during the…

The 24 Best Military Photos Of 2016

2016 is quickly coming to an end which means it’s time to endure countless “best of 2016” photo posts. But rather than share the best cake fails or cutest capybara photos of 2016, we went to the Department of Defense to find the best photos from the United States military.…