10 things about the March on Washington

POSTED: 09:05 AM PDT Aug 27, 2013    UPDATED: 08:12 AM PDT Apr 04, 2014 

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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Leonard Freed Estate

The march is widely credited with helping to pass the Civil Rights Act (1964) and the Voting Rights Act (1965).

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