Dexter King

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King in 1999

Dexter Scott King (born January 30, 1961) is an American civil rights activist. He is the son of activists Coretta Scott King and Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.. He is the brother of Martin Luther King III, Bernice King and Yolanda Denise King.

King was born in Atlanta, Georgia. He was named for Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama.[1]

King was seven years old when his father was murdered.[2]

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  1. "King, Dexter Scott". Stanford University. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  2. "Fifty Years after King's Death, His Children are Still Grieving". The Chicago Tribune. Retrieved May 5, 2019.