Martin Luther King & Coretta Scott King

Martin Luther King and Coretta Scott King
1953 - 1968

Martin Luther King and Coretta Scott King  

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Martin Luther King and Coretta Scott King were married for 14 years before Martin Luther King died, leaving behind his partner and 4 children.

They had 4 children, Yolanda Denise (65), Martin Luther III (63), Dexter Scott (60) and Bernice Albertine (58).

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American Activist Martin Luther King was born Michael Luther King Jr. on 15th January, 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA and passed away on 4th Apr 1968 Memphis, Tennessee, USA aged 39. He is most remembered for Civil rights activist. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

American Activist Coretta Scott King was born on 27th April, 1927 in Heiberger, Alabama, USA and passed away on 30th Jan 2006 Rosarito Beach, Baja California, Mexico aged 78. She is most remembered for Wife of Martin Luther King Jr.. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

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Relationship Statistics

StatusDurationLength
Dating1953 - 18th Jun 1953 5 months, 18 days
Married18th Jun 1953 - 4th Apr 1968 14 years, 9 months
Total 1953 - 4th Apr 1968 15 years, 3 months


King married Coretta Scott on June 18, 1953, on the lawn of her parents' house in her hometown of Heiberger, Alabama; he was 24 and she was 26.[25] They became the parents of four children: Yolanda King (b. 1955), Martin Luther King III (b. 1957), Dexter Scott King (b. 1961), and Bernice King (b. 1963).[26] During their marriage, King limited Coretta's role in the Civil Rights Movement, expecting her to be a housewife and mother.

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Relationship Timeline

April, 1968 - Breakup

28th March, 1963 - Child

30th January, 1961 - Child

23rd October, 1957 - Child

17th November, 1955 - Child

18th June, 1953 - Marriage

1953 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

Name
Martin Luther King
Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King
Coretta Scott King
Age (at start of relationship)
23
25
Zodiac
Capricorn
Taurus
Occupation
Activist
Activist
Hair Color
Black
Black
Eye Color
Brown - Dark
Brown - Dark
Nationality
American
American
Religion
Baptist
Christian
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Children

NameGenderBornAge
Yolanda DeniseFemale17th November, 195565 years old
Martin Luther IIIMale23rd October, 195763 years old
Dexter ScottMale30th January, 196160 years old
Bernice AlbertineFemale28th March, 196358 years old

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