Crispus Attucks ( c. 1723—March 5, 1770) was the first death of the Boston
massacre, in Boston, Massachusetts, and is widely considered to be the first ...
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 ...
Historians know little about Crispus Attucks, and they have constructed accounts
of his life more from speculation than facts. Most documents described his ...
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
The first person who was hit when the British soldiers began firing was an African
American sailor named Crispus Attucks. Although not much is known about his ...
Crispus Attucks, one of the first men to die for American Revolution, was a fugitive
slave who had escaped from his master and had worked for twenty years as a ...
On this date in 1723, we celebrate the birth of Crispus Attucks. He was a Black
merchant and patriot. Little is known about the early years of Attucks. He was
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 ...
Nov 21, 2014 ... Who was the Revolutionary War's first colonial casualty? A black seaman with
Native American roots. Crispus Attucks' dramatic death made ...
Who was Crispus Attucks? This biography of the slave-turned-sailor reveals how
he became the first person to die in the 1770 Boston Massacre.