What park did Crispus Attucks die at?

Answer Crispus Attucks, a black sailor, was a casualty of the Boston Massacre (1770), which occurred in front of the Boston State House. Its location is the intersection of Devonshire Street and State Str... Read More »

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Crispus Attucks Activities?

Crispus Attucks is remembered as the first person to lose his life in American's struggle for independence. He was shot dead by British soldiers in an event commonly known as the Boston Massacre. ... Read More »

Who were the parents of Crispus Attucks?

Not a lot is known about Crispus Attucks, the first casualty in the Revolutionary War, in the Boston Massacre. Historians believe that Attucks (possibly born in 1723, but slave records were poorly ... Read More »

Where did Crispus Attucks live?

Crispus Attucks was a fugitive slave who was killed during the Boston Massacre in 1770 and is considered to be the first casualty of the American Revolution. He had been a slave in the city of Fram... Read More »

Who killed Crispus Attucks?

British soldiers killed Crispus Attucks during a clash in Boston before the outbreak of the Revolutionary War. Attucks instigated the clash, according to James Neyland's biography of Attucks, by at... Read More »