Last Days of Martin Luther King, Jr.

On April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. Museum historian Ryan Jones of… read more

On April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. Museum historian Ryan Jones of National Civil Rights Museum talked about his final days in Memphis.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Memphis, Tennessee, from September 15-21, 2018, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Last Days of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Location:
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
First Aired:
Nov 17, 2018 | 11:41am EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Dec 26, 2018 | 1:55am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Nov 17, 2018 | 11:41am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2018 | 2:42am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2018 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 18, 2018 | 9:27pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 19, 2018 | 1:28am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 19, 2018 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 19, 2018 | 7:28am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2018 | 1:55pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 26, 2018 | 1:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
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