Olaudah Equiano, American-British Activist
(c. 1745-1797)

Just the Facts:
  • Name: Olaudah Equiano
  • Also known as: Gustavus Vassa
  • Birth: Unknown Date, 1745, Essaka, Nigeria
  • Death: March 31, 1797, London, England, UK
  • Language: English, Igbo
  • Who he was: African-born American-British freeman activist and author; The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano (autobiography)

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