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What is the exact date of Martin Luther King Jr.'s murder?

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The exact date on which Martin Luther King, Jr. was killed was April 4, 1968.  He was shot while standing on the balcony outside of his motel room in Memphis, Tennessee.  He died on the...

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Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on the 4th of April, 1968. It was a Thursday and the murder occurred at around 6:05pm.

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