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The government of Virginia executed the abolitionist John Brown because of his role as the leader in the Harper's Ferry raid. In this attack, Brown and a group of 21 men seized a f...

John Brown
John Brown is a famous figure in the fight over slavery that led up to the American Civil War. Raised in Ohio, Brown moved to Kansas in 1855. The next year, claiming he was an instrument of God, Brown led a raid that killed five pro-slavery men on the ba... More »
Born: May 9, 1800, Torrington, Connecticut
Died: December 2, 1859
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John Brown (abolitionist)


John Brown (May 9, 1800 – December 2, 1859) was a white American abolitionist who believed armed insurrection was the only way to overthrow the institution ...

John Brown - PBS


John Brown was a man of action -- a man who would not be deterred from his mission of abolishing slavery. On October 16, 1859, he led 21 men on a raid of the ...

Who He Is: R&B singer John Brown is a Detroit native who's trying to put his hometown back on the music map. What's Next for Him: No word yet on when he's expected to drop a full album, but he's landed a solo recording deal with Universal Motown. Hear Here: His curren... More »
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John Brown - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of John Brown, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

John Brown - Arizona Cardinals - 2015 Player Profile - Rotoworld.com


John Brown 2015 player profile, game log, season stats, career stats, recent news If you play fantasy sports, get breaking news and immerse yourself in the ...

John Brown Stats, News, Videos, Highlights, Pictures, Bio - Arizona ...


Get the latest news, stats, videos, highlights and more about Arizona Cardinals wide receiver John Brown on ESPN.com.

John Brown and the Harpers Ferry Raid


On October 16, 1859, abolitionist John Brown and several followers seized the United States Armory and Arsenal at Harpers Ferry. The actions of Brown's men ...

John Brown, WR for the Arizona Cardinals at NFL.com


John Brown #12 WR. Arizona Cardinals | Official ... Watch: Carson Palmer to John Brown for 10-yard TD ... 00:41. Watch: Rookie Brown gets another touchdown ...

Popular Q&A
Q: What was John Brown's goal?
A: John browns goal was to free as many slaves as possible. He tried to do this by killing slave owners and there families and telling and helping slaves to run aw... Read More »
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Q: What was John Browns raid?
A: Answer John Brown was a militant abolitionist who tried to raid the national guard armory in Richmond, Virginia (I'm not positive about the details, and I'm kin... Read More »
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Q: Where is John Brown buried?
A: John Brown is buried on the Brown Farm in North Elba, New York, near Lake Placid. Read More »
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Q: What is John Brown?
A: Brown, John (1800-59) abolitionist, born in Torrington, Connecticut. Driven by at first a fervent, then a fanatical devotion to the abolition of slavery, Brown ... Read More »
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