On November 4, 2017, Saudi Arabia dismisses a number of senior ministers and arrested nearly a dozen princes in an investigation by a new anti-corruption committee. Among those is Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, a billionaire businessman who owns investment firm Kingdom Holding and Prince Mitaab bin Abdullah, the head of the National Guard.
Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement Born: January 15, 1929, Atlanta, Georgia, United States Assassinated: April 4, 1968, Memphis, Tennessee, United States Famous speech: I Have a Dream Education: Boston University (1951–1955)
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