The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. The March on Washington, or The Great March on Washington, was held in Washington, D.C.. On Wednesday, August 28, 1963.Martin Luther king is the one who spoke to the thousands of people.martin luther king spoke at the Lincoln memorial.
"Let freedom ring from every hill and molehill of Mississippi. From every mountainside, let freedom ring.”
"Let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia."
"Free at Last"
"Let freedom ring from the mighty mountains of New York."
"Let freedom ring from Lookout Mountain of Tennessee."
"We will be able to join hands and sing in the words of the old Negro spiritual: “Free at last! Free at last! Thank God Almighty, we are free at last!”