Today in Georgia Historyis a joint collaboration of the Georgia Historical Society & Georgia Public Broadcasting.
He was the youngest person ever to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
Martin Luther King, Jr., was born in Atlanta in 1929 as Michael Luther King. His father l...
In the early morning hours of this day in 1958, 50 sticks of dynamite exploded at the Hebrew Benevolent Congregation, Atlanta's oldest and most prominent...
Clashes with the Ku Klux Klan began Joseph Lowery's life long fight for equality.
The man who became one of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s chief lie...
One of the darkest episodes in Georgia history, the lynching of Leo Frank in Marietta, occurred on this day in 1915. Frank was convicted in 1913 of murdering...