Crispus Attucks is remembered as the first American to die in the colonists' fight for freedom from Britain. Crispus Attucks was an escaped slave of African and Native American descent, but not much else is known about him. He was part of an angry m...
March 5, 1770
Crispus Attucks ( c. 1723—March 5, 1770) was the first person killed in the
Boston massacre, in Boston, Massachusetts, and is widely considered to be the
Apr 13, 2016 ... Learn more about Crispus Attucks, the African-American man whose murder
during the Boston Massacre helped set the stage for the American ...
In 1770, Crispus Attucks, a black man, became the first casualty of the American
Revolution when he was shot and killed in what became known as the Boston ...
Historians know little about Crispus Attucks, and they have constructed accounts
of his life more from speculation than facts. Most documents described his ...
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American Treasures of the Library of Congress: Reason (The Murder of Crispus
Attucks). On the night of March 5, 1770, five citizens of Boston died when eight ...
Oct 1, 2016 ... “Crispus Attucks was a free black man, the first black man to die for what became
America,” Luke Cage explains to a young mugger in the ...
Sep 12, 2014 ... Crispus Attucks has been immortalized as the first casualty of the American
Revolutionary War and the first African American hero. He was in ...
Crispus Attucks has been immortalized as the first casualty of the American
Revolutionary War and the first African American hero. He was in the front line of