Did MLK graduate at 15?
King started college when he was only 15
As King skipped two grades in high school, he started at Morehouse College in Atlanta — the only college on the planet for black men — at age 15, without formally graduating from high school.
How many college did MLK?
Martin Luther King Jr.
|The Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.
|Morehouse College (BA) Crozer Theological Seminary (BDiv) Boston University (PhD)
|Baptist minister activist
|Civil rights movement, Peace movement
How did Martin Luther King Day start?
President Ronald Reagan signed the bill in November 1983. The first federal King holiday was celebrated in 1986. It took longer for the 50 states to adopt the holiday. By 1986, 17 states had already adopted it.
How old was MLK when he became a pastor?
Young Martin followed in his family’s footsteps and chose the ministry as his vocation. He became an ordained Baptist reverend when he was 19 years old.
How old is Martin Luther King 2021?
Martin Luther King Jr.’s exact age would be 92 years 9 months 6 days old if alive.