#mlkjrday- Celebrate the Dream. On August 28, 1963 “The Dream” King delivers his famous ‘I Have a Dream’ speech at the Lincoln Memorial on the day that more than 200,000 demonstrators participate in the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, in which he spoke of his dream of a United States that is void of segregation and racism.

Martin Luther King, Jr., is known for his contributions to the American civil rights movement in the 1960s.