Donald Trumps Wurzeln liegen in Deutschland. In Kallstadt in der Pfalz wohnte sein Großvater, eher er Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts nach Amerika aufbrach. Seit feststeht, dass Trump der nächste US-Präsident wird, ist der mediale Run auf das kleine Weindorf enorm. Sputnik hat mit Jörg Dörr, dem Tourismusmanager der Region, gesprochen.
Harriet Tubman marries John Tubman. In 1844 at the age of 25, she married John Tubman, a free African American who did not share her dream.Since she was a slave, she knew there could be a chance that she could be sold and her marriage would be split apart. Harriet dreamed of traveling north. There, she would be free and would not have to worry about having her marriage split up by the slave trade. She said she would go by herself. He told her that if she ran off, he would tell her master.
Extraordinary Araminta Harriet (Ross) Tubman, born a slave in 1820 to slave parents, escaped North and carried out 19 dangerous missions to the south to save 300 slaves (including her parents) thru the Underground Railroad. She helped recruit men for the Harper's Ferry Raid, worked as a scout and armed spy for the Union, and founded a home for aged African Americans. After the Civil War was outspoken advocate for women's suffrage. Amazing…(km)
Harriet Tubman #12 She was a runaway slave from Maryland.Over the course of 10 years she led hundreds of slaves to freedom. Later on she became an abolitionist movement. During the Civil War she was a spy for the federal forces in South Carolina.