BET.com recaps the powerful words behind Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, delivered at the historic March on Washington rally in 1963.
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W. E. B. Du Bois died in Ghana, West Africa, on Aug. 27, 1963.
Civil rights activist Dorothy Height was born in Richmond, Virginia, on March 24, 1912.
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Mahalia Jackson performed at President John F. Kennedy's inaugural ball on Jan. 20, 1961.