Martin Luther King Jr.

White House correspondents' dinner red carpet
CNN
August 16, 2018 - 10:30 am
(CNN) -- Here's a look at the life of the "Queen of Soul," Aretha Franklin . Personal Birth date : March 25, 1942 Birth place : Memphis, Tennessee Birth name : Aretha Louise Franklin Father : Rev. C. L. (Clarence La Vaughn), minister and gospel singer Mother : Barbara (Siggers) Franklin, gospel...
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Pope Francis watches Aretha Franklin sing at the Festival of Families along Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY NETWORK
August 16, 2018 - 10:01 am
By Mesfin Fekadu and Hillel Italie, AP Entertainment Writers DETROIT (AP) — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died...
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The money earmarked to save the dilapidated Camden home where the Rev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lived back in 1950 has been diverted to the city's fire department.
Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
May 10, 2018 - 5:06 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The more than $200,000 earmarked to save the dilapidated Camden home where the Rev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lived back in 1950 has been diverted to the city's fire department. "My reaction — I was shocked," said activist and historian Patrick Duff. He has been...
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