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10 Things You May Not Have Known About Martin Luther King Jr.

Today is a historic day! As we celebrate the second-term of the country's first black president, we simultaneously remember the incredible life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

There's no doubt that we know a lot about the legendary Civil Rights icon, but there are indeed some facts that have slipped under the radar. In honor of Martin Luther King Day, we've rounded up 10 facts you may not have known about the iconic figure.

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10 Little Known MLK Facts