Air Force veteran won federal court case and that allowed him to enrolled all white university's of Mississippi.
King flew into Birmingham to hold planning meeting with the members of African American community.
250,000 people and about 75,000 whites converged on nations capital.
June 11 president sent troops to force George Wallace the governer to honor court order desegregating university Alabama.
Daughter of Mississippi sharecroppers the voice at democratic national convention.
Johnson signed the civil rights act which prohibited discrimination.
Act eliminated the so called literacy test that had disqualified many voters.