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 - Jackie Robinson
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Jackie Robinson attended the March on Washington with his son David. Robinson, who had broken Major League Baseball's color barrier in 1947 with the Brooklyn Dodgers, had been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame the year before.

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