Celebrities who joined March on Washington

Published: Jan 19 2014 06:57:40 PM EST   Updated On: Aug 28 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT

When Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech on the Lincoln Memorial steps during 1963's March on Washington, more than a few famous faces were on hand to help the cause.

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When Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech on the Lincoln Memorial steps during 1963's March on Washington, more than a few famous faces were on hand to help the cause. With Aug. 28, 2014, marking the 51st anniversary of the event, click on to see which celebrities marched with King.

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