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What Happened on October 3, 1856

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Person of interestTimothy Thomas Fortune

Timothy Thomas Fortune, American orator, civil rights leader, writer and publisher (New York Age), born in Marianna, Florida (d. 1928)

Orator, Writer and Civil Rights Leader Timothy Thomas Fortune
Orator, Writer and Civil Rights Leader
Timothy Thomas Fortune

1856 Highlights

About October 3, 1856

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra