Christine King Farris Rank
About Christine King Farris
Christine King Farris is a retired teacher and author who was a tenured professor at Spelman College, having taught there just short of a good 50 years. And whereas such are accomplishments in and of themselves, her true claim to fame is being the sister of civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr.
Her parents were Martin Luther King Sr. and Alberta King. Her younger siblings, Martin Luther Jr. and A. D. King, both passed away during the 1960s. She was partially raised by her maternal grandfather, Adam Daniel Williams.
In 1960 she married a man named Isaac Newton Farris and had two children by him, Isaac Newton Jr. and Angela Farris Watkins.
She has authored a number of books, most of them dealing with her brother, Martin.
As of early 2020, she is the last surviving child of her parents.
Christine King Farris Rank
Christine King Farris' Popularity
Christine King Farris is a famous Older sister of Martin Luther King Jr., who was born on September 11, 1927. As a person born on this date, Christine King Farris is listed in our database as the 83rd most popular celebrity for the day (September 11) and the 147th most popular for the year (1927).
People born on September 11 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Christine King Farris is the 3001st most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Christine King Farris' birthday, Christine King Farris is the 15877th most famous American.
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