12 Facts You Didn’t Know About Billy Graham – Pastor to the Presidents


Martin Luther King Jr.

Source: The Gospel Coalition

Graham was known for speaking against the racial divide and often warned crowds of white christians about their pride and the dangers of hell. He invited Rev. King to pray at his events and they later became good friends. King even let Graham call him “Mike” which was a nickname only used by King’s closest of friends. Graham was very saddened upon the news of his friend’s assassination.