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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Marchers were not supposed to create their own signs, though this rule was not completely enforced by marshals. Most of the demonstrators did carry pre-made signs, available in piles at the Washington Monument.

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