History of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

POSTED: 01:22 PM CST Jan 12, 2012    UPDATED: 11:54 AM CST Jan 14, 2013 
Martin Luther King Jr.

Observed on the third Monday of January each year, Martin Luther King Jr. Day has only recently been a holiday for all the people, all the time. Read on to learn more about the complicated history behind this special holiday.