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Born: October 2, 1800

Died: November 11, 1831 (aged 31)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Activist

Bio: Nathaniel Nat Turner 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. He gathered supporters in Southampton County, Virginia. Turner was convicted, sentenced to death, and hanged.

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