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10 things about the March on Washington

Published On: Aug 27 2013 11:05:56 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 04 2014 10:12:04 AM CDT

Today marks the 46th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Here are 10 things you may not know about the historic March on Washington, where MLK delivered his historic "I have a dream" speech.

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The march is widely credited with helping to pass the Civil Rights Act (1964) and the Voting Rights Act (1965).

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