Who are some famous people from the Boston Massacre?
February 06, 2012 8:30PM
Christopher (Crispus) Attucks, African-American sailor who was the first to fall. Attucks' past remains mysterious, but he likely escaped slavery around 1750 and spent the next twenty years working whaling ships. The only victim of the Boston Massacre whose name became widely known, Crispus Attucks was memorialized as the first hero of the American Revolution.