Posted by: Kami | March 10, 2009

James Earl Ray Confesses

James Earl Ray shot Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on April 4, 1968 at a Memphis hotel. Ray confessed to the murder on March 10, 1969 and was sentenced to 99 years in prison. He died in prison of kidney disease at the age of 70.

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