Nat Turner

Who was Nat Turner and what did he do?

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May 04, 2011 8:25PM

Nathaniel Turner (a.k.a. Nat Turner) was born on October

2, 1800. He was born in Southampton County, Virginia. Nathaniel was

born a slave. He was an Abolitionist, a person who advocated or

supported abolition of slavery in the United States.

Nathaniel was an idol to most african american slaves all

around the southern country of America. Nathaniel was called the

"Black Spartacus" because of his heroic justice upon

slavery. He was a very strong activist upon slavery. He also led a

rebellion against slavery.


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