Today in History – August 28

"I have a dream..." speech delivered by Martin Luther King, Jr

In 1916, Italy declared war on Germany during World War I.

Photo by Bulletin News

In 1944, during World War II, German forces in Toulon and Marseille, France, surrendered to Allied troops.

Germany surrendered to the Allies – Photo by Huffpost

In 1963, more than 200,000 people listened as the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.

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