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"These people overcame the adversity of living in slavery to play an important role in history."
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Which young woman became known as the "Yellow Rose of Texas" and is credited with warning Sam Houston of Santa Ana's approaching army?
Which African slave rose to the rank of Major-General in the army of Peter the Great of Russia and became a great-grandfather of Alexander Pushkin?
Feodor Nicoleivich Chekov
Pasha Banke Rodorov
Abram Petrovich Gannibal
This slave of a Roman banker became Pope of the early Roman Catholic church, ultimately being canonized as a saint.
Which southern slave sued for his freedom contending that he and his wife were taken to states where slavery was illegal?
Who was the Greek slave whose name has been given to a collection of stories still popular today and was murdered by the people of Delphi around 560 B.C.E.?
Which slave from the American South led a bloody uprising in Southampton county, Virginia in 1831 and was subsequently executed?
This Virginia slave was taken to England where he sued for his freedom, his case helping to establish that slavery in England was illegal. Who was he?
This young Briton was captured and enslaved by Irish raiders. After his escaped, he returned many years later to bring Christianity to Ireland.
Which French priest was enslaved by Turkish pirates and later became the patron saint of charities?
Saint Vincent de Paul
Which slave in Haiti overthrew the French colonial administration there and declared himself Emperor of Haiti?
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Compiled Jun 28 12