American ministerJanuary 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became arguably the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his assassination in 1968.Read Full BiographyList of Martin Luther King, Jr. Quotes I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear. ― Martin Luther King, Jr. Topics:- Bear, Burden, Decided, Great, Hate, Life, Stick, Too Tagged with: Martin Luther King, Jr.