MLK Day is the third Monday of January in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday on Jan. 15. This year, celebs took to Twitter to remember the late civil-rights leader.
Martin Luther King, Jr. could be one of the most-frequently quoted leaders of all time, and his “I Have A Dream” speech is one that is forever remembered.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day — Celebs Tweet
While some quoted MLK, others posted photos on Twitter and Instagram to show their respect and love for the leader. See how celebs are celebrating the holiday with the tweets below honoring the king:
“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” -MLK 🙏
— Kendall Jenner (@KendallJenner) January 20, 2014
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy” – MLK
— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) January 20, 2014
— Vanessa Hudgens (@VanessaHudgens) January 20, 2014
— Jennifer Lopez (@JLo) January 20, 2014
— Kelly Osbourne (@KellyOsbourne) January 20, 2014
Let’s all remember to give back to our communities this #MLKDay to keep his spirit of service alive!
— Eva Longoria (@EvaLongoria) January 20, 2014
— Emily Longeretta
And our friends at WWE had a wonderful video package that they showed on their flagship show, Monday Night Raw, check it out!