Martin Luther King in Newcastle

On 13th November 1967, Martin Luther King came to Newcastle University to accept an honorary doctorate. Dr King made an impromptu speech which was recorded. This little-known film captures a moment of history in which the then Duke of Northumberland honours Martin Luther King.

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Nov 08, 2012, 04:41 PM
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