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George Thompson

Born: Jun 18, 1804

Death: Jan 1, 1878

Birthplace: Liverpool

Nationality: United Kingdom

George Thompson

Date of Birth : Jun 18, 1804
Date of Death : Jan 1, 1878
Birth Place : Liverpool

George Donisthorpe Thompson was a British antislavery orator and activist who worked towards the abolition of slavery through lecture tours and legislation while serving as a Member of Parliament. He was arguably one of the most important abolitionists and human rights lecturers in the United Kingdom and the United States.

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