In honor of today being Martin Luther King Jr. Day, please enjoy this list of The Top Little-Known Facts About Martin Luther King Jr.
- He preached nonviolence to all people. But remember, he never met your mother-in-law.
- Toward the end of his life, he dedicated his life to protesting the cancellation of the “Batman” TV show.
- His original dream was to own a vacation getaway in Tahiti.
- He specifically said, “No mattress sales on my birthday!”
- A movie about his childhood is in the works starring Kevin Hart.
- He also had a dream that he showed up for a math test in just his underwear . . . but he didn’t make a big speech about it.
- He never actually had been to the mountaintop, because he got altitude sickness.
- His full name was “Martin Luther VANDROSS King Jr.”