Definition of King, Martin Luther in English:

King, Martin Luther

proper noun

  • (1929–68), US Baptist minister and civil rights leader; full name Martin Luther King, Jr.. A noted orator, he opposed discrimination against blacks by organizing nonviolent resistance and peaceful mass demonstrations. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. Nobel Peace Prize (1964). His birthday, January 15, is a national holiday.

Pronunciation

King, Martin Luther

/kɪŋ//kiNG/