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The Ultimate Martin Luther King Quiz!

Dr Martin Luther King Jr. was a social activist who fought for equality and human rights for African Americans right up to his death by assassination in 1968. His spirit and bravery live on, inspiring many others to take up the fight for equality!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  October 12th 2022

Take our awesome Ultimate Martin Luther King Quiz to find out how much you know about the civil rights activist, Dr Martin Luther King Jr.!


When was Martin Luther King born?


2/10 Where was Martin Luther King born?

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What was the correct name of one of his first achievements as a civil rights leader?

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Which other famous American civil rights activist kick-started The Montgomery Bus Boycott (and the civil rights movement in the USA) by breaking the law that stated she should give up her seat on the bus to a white man?

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Martin Luther King was committed to achieving full equality for African Americans through nonviolent protest. True or False?

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The motto of Dr Martin Luther King’s organisation was “Not one hair of one head of one person should be harmed.” True or False?


When did Martin Luther King die?


How did Dr Martin Luther King die?


Where was Martin Luther King assassinated?


What was the name of Martin Luther King's most famous speech?

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