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Today in Black History: August 21, 1831 “Nat Turner Led A Slave Rebellion”

A pair of former slaves, photographed after their escape.  [Across the South, in the years leading up to the war, the thought of slave uprisings struck fear in the hearts of slave-owners.] (Corbis)

Nat Turner’s Insurrection

A pair of FORMER SLAVES, photographed after their escape. Across the South, in the years leading up to the Civil War, the thought of slave uprisings struck fear in the hearts of slave-owners.

Nathaniel "Nat" Turner (October 2, 1800 – November 11, 1831) was an American slave who led a slave rebellion in Virginia on August 21, 1831 that resulted in 60 white deaths and at least 100 black deaths, the largest number of fatalities to occur in one uprising prior to the American Civil War in the southern United States.

August The Nat Turner Slave Rebellion On this day in slave Nat Turner launched a rebellion in Southampton County, Virginia that would kill 50 whites and hundreds of African Americans in retaliation killings.

NAT TURNER FREEDOM FIGHTER REBELLION LEADER IN 1800 z's d uring Slavery.  Read about  him.

Nat Turner (October 1800 – November An African-American slave, known for leading a slave rebellion of slaves and free.

Directed by Nate Parker.  With Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Mark Boone Junior, Colman Domingo. Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher in the antebellum South, orchestrates an uprising.

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Nat Turner's Slave Rebellion by Herbert Aptheker  In the summer of 1831, a band of some forty slaves led by Nat Turner attacked slave-owning residents of Southampton County, Virginia. One of the largest and most violent revolts in the history of the young nation, the rebellion took the lives of some sixty white men, women, and children. An outcry against the South's exploitative slave system, the revolt was suppressed within forty-eight hours, and Turner, who eluded authorities for...

Nat Turner's Slave Rebellion

Nat Turner's Slave Rebellion by Herbert Aptheker In the summer of a band of some forty slaves led by Nat Turner attacked slave-owning residents of Southampton County, Virginia. One of the largest and most violent revolts in the history of the young

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