1964: TIME names civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. its Man of the Year. He is the first African American chosen for the title.

1964: TIME names civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. its Man of the Year. He is the first African American chosen for the title.

Time Magazine - Person of the Year - 1963 - Martin Luther King, Jr.

At many points in its history (check out our birthday celebration — and vote for the cheesiest TIME cover), TIME has offered up its iconic red border as a canvas, and asked renowned artists to illustrate the top stories of the day.

1963 TIME Magazine Man of the Year - Martin Luther King. An American clergyman, activist, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience.

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