Harriet Tubman's actual Birthday is unknown. It is most likely to be between 1819-1823. Her birth name is Araminta Harriet Ross. Her nick name is "Minty". Other nicknames include Moses and General Tubman.
She was born In Dorchester County,MD and died March 10,1913, Auburn, NY. She was an activist. She said "I freed a thousand slaves I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves".
Why is Harriet Tubman Famous?
Harriet Tubman is one of the most famous "conductors".She also took slaves through the under ground rail road.The rail road is not a real rail road.It is a route to safe houses.Houses that were safe for slaves had lanterns in them.She could get caught anytime. The houses wouldn't be right next to the other.