Martin Luther King Jr. Death Announcement
2018-03-31T21:59:57-04:00https://images.c-span.org/Files/bb2/20180331220050003_hd.jpgCBS News anchor Walter Cronkite announces the assassination of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. on April 4, 1968, and President Lyndon Johnson makes a statement.
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