Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is seen here with Rev. Jesse Jackson, left, just prior to his final public appearance to address striking Memphis sanitation workers on April 4, 1968.  King was assassinated later that day outside his motel room.  (AP Photo/Charles Kelly)

Today in History: April 4

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Today is Monday, April 4, the 95th day of 2016. There are 271 days left in the year.