From Iconic Activist Art to Inspirational Stationary Sets

By: Jana Pijak - Jan 19, 2015
From iconic activist portraits to inspirational stationary sets, these Martin Luther King Jr. tributes pay homage to the beloved civil rights pioneer. In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. day, this list counts down a number of products, art pieces and advertisements that are inspired by the political figure.

Known for his fight toward equality, MLK will continue to influence Americans long after his death. After making his famous 'I Have a Dream' speech in the August of 1963, the civil rights leader was assassinated on April 4, 1968.

Influencing countless generations after him, MLK's fight for equality is still not over and has lived on through those who continue to address racism in America. These Martin Luther King Jr. tributes strongly enforce the political figure's effect on popular culture and range from monumental art pieces to limited edition sneakers that celebrate Black History.