Civil rights activist and daughter of famous civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who played Rosa Parks in the 1978 TV miniseries King.
She co-edited the book Open My Eyes, Open My Soul: Celebrating Our Common Humanity.
She was Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's daughter.
She graduated from Smith College in 1976 before becoming a member of the Board of Directors of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Inc.
Her father was assassinated when she was only twelve years old and because she was the oldest, she was often tasked with watching over her three younger siblings.
- The meaning of the name King: Ruler