On the 17-25 March 1967 King, James Forman, and John Lewis lead civil rights marchers from Selma to Montgomery after a U.S. District judge upholds the right of demonstrators to conduct an orderly march.
In June 1967, Martin's book- Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community? is published.
In 1948, 5 February MLK is ordained and appointed assistant pastor at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta.
On the 4th of April 1968, Martin Luther King is shot and killed while standing on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis.