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On april 4, 1968, robert f kennedy visited indianapolis on a presidential campaign stop before giving his speech, he learned of martin luther. Excerpts of remarks by the honorable robert f kennedy, attorney general of the united states at polish constitution day observance,. On april 4, 1968, senator robert f kennedy of new york delivered an improvised speech several hours after the assassination of martin luther king jr.
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