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Mateo
This is the March on Washington be me, and grady.
Mateo
The March On Washington happened in 1963
Mateo
About 200,000-300,000 people participated in this event
Mateo
The March was to let blacks to have jobs and freedom
Mateo
Here are some facts about Martin Luther King Junior. 1 of them is he became an activist of civil rights
Grady
Martin Luther King JR spoke the speech "I Have A Dream"
Grady
About 80% of those people were black. That's 160,000 people!
Grady
The March on Washington took place at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC. It happened on August, 28th, 1963. (Point to picture) This is a picture of the the March on Washington.
Grady
King was born on January 15th, 1929. That means he was 34 years old when he did the march on Washington.