Happy MLK Day! by ting Posted on January 16, 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King. Married on June 18, 1953 on the lawn of Coretta’s parents house in her hometown of Heiberger, Alabama. Would you consider getting married at home? Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Tell a friend This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.