- Filed under:
- Civil War People
- Event date:
- Saturday, May 09, 2020 (This event repeats every year)
- Torrington, Connecticut
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This event occurs in the UTC time zone.
John Brown was an abolitionist who unsuccesfully attempted to start a slave rebellion by raiding the federal armory at Harpers Ferry for weapons. He was later hanged for treason by the state of Virginia.