5 Facts About Harriet Tubman

Here are 5 facts about Harriet Tubman

  • She was born circa 1820 or 1821 in Dorchester County, Maryland
  • Her name at birth was Araminta Ross
  • She was African-American abolitionist and humanitarian who served as a Union spy during the American Civil War.
  • She was the first woman to lead an armed expedition in the war when she lead the Combahee River Raid,
  • She died of pneumonia on March 10, 1913 Auburn, New York, USA
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