1. HERO FRIDAY:
Olaudah Equiano(c. 1745 – 31 March 1797)
Olaudah was a prominent African involved in the British movement for the abolition of the slave trade. He was enslaved as a child, purchased his freedom, and worked as an author, merchant, and explorer in South America, the Caribbean, the Arctic, the American colonies, and the United Kingdom, where he settled by 1792. His autobiography, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, depicts the horrors of slavery and influenced the enactment of the Slave Trade Act of 1807
taken from : http://www.blackhistorymonth.org.uk/olaudah-equiano/4566968129

    HERO FRIDAY:

    Olaudah Equiano(c. 1745 – 31 March 1797)

    Olaudah was a prominent African involved in the British movement for the abolition of the slave trade. He was enslaved as a child, purchased his freedom, and worked as an author, merchant, and explorer in South America, the Caribbean, the Arctic, the American colonies, and the United Kingdom, where he settled by 1792. His autobiography, The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, depicts the horrors of slavery and influenced the enactment of the Slave Trade Act of 1807

    taken from : http://www.blackhistorymonth.org.uk/olaudah-equiano/4566968129

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