Skip to: Content
Skip to: Site Navigation
Skip to: Search


Martin Luther King Jr. Day: A quiz on the struggle for a national holiday

Take this quiz to test your knowledge of this day of remembrance, and the man whose life and works it honors. 

2. What was Dr. King's original first name?

Dr. King was born as Michael King, Jr. in 1929.

Dr. King was born as Michael King, Jr. in 1929.

Dr. King was born as Michael King, Jr. in 1929.

Dr. King was born as Michael King, Jr. in 1929.

Jim Hughes / The Christian Science Monitor / File
(Read caption)

Michael

 

Martin

 

James

 

Dexter

 
Javascript is disabled. Quiz scoring requires Javascript.

Read Comments

View reader comments | Comment on this story

  • Weekly review of global news and ideas
  • Balanced, insightful and trustworthy
  • Subscribe in print or digital

Special Offer