First Black US Presidential Candidate In Nassau’s Foxhill Prison 1979

Clennon Washington King, was the first black man to run as an independent for president of the United States, in …
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Famous But Forgotten Suicides in Bahamas: Cuban Awaiting Extradition to Only Son of Universal Studios President to Nassau Mass Murderer 1888 – 1964

How one views the act of suicide, greatly depends on one’s outlook on life and one’s time of life. Throughout …
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Spying For The Nazis From Cat Cay Bahamas 1940

In 1939, a German-born woman, working as a hotel maid in New York, married the wireless operator on Cat Cay, …
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Catharine Richardson, The Negro Sweetheart, Sold Into Slavery Because His Wife Wouldn’t Understand, Nassau 1809

Catharine Richardson, a free born negro woman from New York, was sold into slavery, in Nassau, in 1809. Then, but, …
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‘What Tommy Robinson Know About Business Or Running Any Pharmacy’ Black Crab Politics 1967

Politics, in the Bahamas, changed after January 1967. Attitudes changed as well. Orchestrations that the United Bahamian Party (UBP), white-minority …
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Oldest Bell In Western Hemisphere Taken From Andros Island in 1885

Is the bell, which once hung in the African Methodist Church in Haleyville, New Jersey between 1886 to 1947, the …
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CALL THE MIDWIFE 1953

In 1953, there were 257 licensed midwives in the Bahamas. In fact, there were more licensed midwives than there were …
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Alexander C. Stuart, Seven Feet Tall Bahamian Albino Negro, London 1847

In 1847, Nassau born, Alexander Charles Stuart, was walking down the streets of fashionable Mayfair, in London. Stuart, described as …
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Touissant Lagorille, Negro Money Maker Whose Genius Financed Haitian Emperor Faustin Soulouque

Touissant Lagorille, was the genius, negro moneymaker and banker for the Kingdom of Haiti, under the rule of Emperor Faustin …
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£15m Loan In 1835 To Compensate British Slaveowners Finally Paid In 2015

On February 9, 2018, HM Treasury (Her Majesty’s Treasury) via its Twitter account, from London, tweeted a most extraordinary bit …
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