August 28, 1963 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 200,000 march and demonstrate for African American civil rights in Washington, D.C.
  • Evergreen Point Floating Bridge connecting Seattle & Bellevue opens

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Martin Luther King Jr. delivers his "I have a dream speech" addressing civil rights march at Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C.

Civil Rights Activist Martin Luther King Jr.
Civil Rights Activist
Martin Luther King Jr.