Celebrities who joined March on Washington

POSTED: 03:57 PM PST Jan 19, 2014    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT Aug 27, 2014 

When Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech on the Lincoln Memorial steps during 1963's March on Washington, more than a few famous faces were on hand to help the cause.

Celebs March on Washington - Sammy Davis Jr
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Sammy Davis Jr. waves to the crowd from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. The Rat Pack star often lent his celebrity and finances to the civil rights movement and refused to perform in any segregated clubs.

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