Rev. Billy Graham

The Rev. Billy Graham, who died on Feb. 21, supported the Civil Rights Movement and developed a friendship with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

Famed Christian Evangelist Rev. Billy Graham has passed away. The news was confirmed by the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Graham grew up in rural  Charlotte, North Carolina. He found his spiritual path at 16. Graham later moved to Florida and was ordained there in 1939. Since his ministry began in 1947, Graham conducted more than 400 crusades […]