Born February 1818 in Talbot County, Maryland Died February 20, 1895 in Washington D.C
Key Fact #1 During the Civil War, Douglas fought for the right black soldiers.
Key fact#2 A statue of noted abolitionist Fredrick Douglas features him standing beside a lectern and an inkwell with a quill pen sits in references to his work as an author.
Key fact#3 He was once nomonated for Vice President of the US. by Equal Rights Party