Martin Luther King Day
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a United States Federal holiday marking the birthdate of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.It is one of the most celebrated holidays. It honors the life of a man who promoted equal rights. King was the chief spokesman for nonviolent activism in the civil rights movement, which successfully protested racial discrimination in federal and state law.
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Third Monday of January
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Martin Luther King Day is a relatively new federal holiday so there was no such traditions. This day celebrate to promote equal rights for all Americans, regardless of their background. Some educational establishments mark the day by teaching their pupils or students about the work of Martin Luther King and the struggle against racial segregation and racism.
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Wikipedia : Martin Luther King's birthday_USA
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day : Martin Luther King, Jr. Day-USA
See the days on which Martin Luther King Day is celebrated :

Martin Luther King Day

Year Month Day Day of Week
2005 January 17 Monday
2006 January 16 Monday
2007 January 15 Monday
2008 January 21 Monday
2009 January 19 Monday
2010 January 18 Monday
2011 January 17 Monday
2012 January 16 Monday
2013 January 21 Monday
2014 January 20 Monday
2015 January 19 Monday
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New Year's Day Martin Luther King Day Washington's Birthday Memorial Day Independence Day
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