Celebrities Honor Martin Luther King Jr. On The 50th Anniversary Of His Assassination
Today marks the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King‘s assassination. Many celebrities honored his death by posting on social media.
— shonda rhimes (@shondarhimes) April 4, 2018
Rapper Common referenced on Twitter that King died when he was “only 39 years old.”
— COMMON (@common) April 4, 2018
— Tony Goldwyn (@tonygoldwyn) April 4, 2018
Good morning. We start with a song for Dr. King by my elementary school music teacher Ms Ames https://t.co/ng52U5DjHt
— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) April 4, 2018
Ava DuVernay also referenced King’s age when he was killed and added a solemn picture of King in his casket.
— Ava DuVernay (@ava) April 4, 2018