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Frederick Douglas

Frederick Douglas

Frederick Douglas

Frederick Douglass was an African-American social reformer, abolitionist, orator, writer, and statesman. After escaping from slavery in Maryland, he became a national leader of the abolitionist movement in Massachusetts and New York, gaining note for his dazzling oratory and incisive antislavery writings. In his time, he was described by abolitionists as a living counter-example to slaveholders' arguments that slaves lacked the intellectual capacity to function as independent American citizens. Northerners at the time found it hard to believe that such a great orator had once been a slave.

Birth: February 1818,, U.S.

Died: 1895-02-20

Nickname: Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey

Occupation: Abolitionist,suffragist,author,editor,diplomat

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