Today's Google logo marks Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a federal holiday recognizing the civil rights leader. The illustrated logo includes a profile of Martin Luther King, Jr., images of doves to represent King's 1964 Nobel Peace Prize, and the Lincoln Memorial where King made his iconic "I Have a Dream" civil rights speech.
Michigan Congressman John Carver introduced the original bill to make King's January 15 birthday a federal holiday shortly after King was assassinated on April 4, 1968, but the bill failed to be enacted into law for a number of years.
Finally, on November 2, 1983, P [...]
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