What Black woman saved George Washington's life at start of American Revolution? #BHM amzn.to/2lWrOsD
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Answer: Phoebe Fraunces, daughter of NYC tavern owner "Black Sam", saved George Washington from poisoning in 1776. #BHM Quiz

Feb 19, 2017 · 4:36 AM UTC

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Replying to @HistoryHeroes
This story may well be apocryphal, but the Fraunces don't get enough attention & credit as patrons of rebellion.
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