Frederick Douglass chose this day to be his birthday.
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“I have no accurate knowledge of my age, never having seen any authentic record containing it…I do not remember to have ever met a slave who could tell his birthday.” Frederick Douglass, “Narrative”#OTD 2/14 1818(?)-date he chosehttps://t.co/jUHaCjvYcc#sschat #BlackHistory pic.twitter.com/cTlMFJ63qb
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