10 things about the March on Washington

POSTED: 09:05 AM PDT Aug 27, 2013    UPDATED: 12:00 AM PST Jan 19, 2015 

As the nation celebrates Black History Month, 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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Leonard Freed Estate

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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