Photos: Martin Luther King Jr. at Detroit's Freedom March in 1963
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., speaks to an overflow crowd in Detroit?s Cobo Hall Arena on Sunday, June 23, 1963, following a ?Freedom March.? An estimated 100,000 ?walkers? paraded to the hall through downtown Detroit and gathered in the hall and overflowed outside to hear him speak on the rights of Blacks. (AP Photo
Posted at 7:49 AM, Jan 20, 2020
and last updated2021-01-18 05:54:45-05
(WXYZ) — It was on June 23, 1963, that Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. walked down Woodward Ave. as part of the Freedom March.