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What Happened on October 2, 1800

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Person of interestNat Turner

Nat Turner, American leader of a major slave rebellion in 1831, born in Southampton County, Virginia (d. 1831)

Rebel Slave Nat Turner
Rebel Slave
Nat Turner

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About October 2, 1800

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 220 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra