The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee on April 4, 1968. 50 years later, the pain of his death is still raw in the minds of many. So is the wonder of his achievements.

For those who were alive then, what are your memories of this important date in American history?

For everyone else, what are your reflections of what happened on that date? What would Dr. King say about the state of the nation — and the world — if he were alive today?

Please let us know by using the form below to submit your story. Please feel free to add any photos or audio/video. We’ll contact you back and publish your story on our Website and on social media.

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