10 things about the March on Washington

Published On: Aug 27 2013 11:05:56 AM CDT   Updated On: Jan 19 2015 02:00:00 AM CST

As the nation celebrates Martin Luther King day on Monday, here are 10 things you may not know about the historic March on Washington, where MLK delivered his "I have a Dream" speech.

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Ten leaders of the civil rights march met with President John F. Kennedy, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson, Labor Secretary W. Willard Wirtz and Burke Marshall, head of the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, at the White House during the demonstration.

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