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Crispus Attucks

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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 ...

Crispus Attucks - Folk Hero - Biography.com

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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 ...

Crispus Attucks | Who Was Crispus Attucks?

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Historians know little about Crispus Attucks, and they have constructed accounts of his life more from speculation than facts. Most documents described his ...

The First Hero of the American Revolution — Crispus Attucks Museum

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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 a ...

Boston Massacre - America's Story from America's Library

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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 - Boston Massacre Historical Society

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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 ...

Crispus Attucks, the first patriot to die for America | African American ...

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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 born ...

Crispus Attucks Biography (Revolutionary War Figure/Slave)

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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 ...

Crispus Attucks: America's First Revolutionary War Casualty | Mental ...

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Nov 21, 2014 ... Who was the Revolutionary War's first colonial casualty? A black seaman with Native American roots. Crispus Attucks' dramatic death made ...

A Biography of Boston Massacre Hero Crispus Attucks

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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.

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Crispus Attucks
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... More »
Born: c. 1723, ?
Died: March 5, 1770
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Africans in America/Part 2/Crispus Attucks - PBS

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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 ...

Crispus Attucks | Community Education & Services: The Heart of ...

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York, Pennsylvania organization; describes services offered to improve the quality of life for its diverse community.

The Murder of Crispus Attucks (Reason): American Treasures of the ...

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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 ...