This Day In History
This Day In History
Monday, February 18, 2019

«clergyman»

John Harvard

John Harvard
(November 26, 1607 - September 14, 1638)
John Harvard was an English minister in America whose deathbed[citation needed] bequest to the Massachusetts Bay Colony's fledgling New College was so gratefully received that the school was renamed Harvard College in his honor.
Harvard, clergyman

Martin Luther King, Jr

Martin Luther King, Jr
(January 15, 1929 - April 4, 1968)
Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American clergyman, activist, and prominent leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for being an iconic figure in the advancement of civil rights in the United States and around the world, using nonviolent methods following the teachings of Mahatma Gandhi. King has become a national icon in the history of modern American liberalism.
American clergyman, clergyman, activist, Nobel laureate
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