Pinchback


Pinchback
/pinch"bak'/, n.
Pinckney Benton Stewart, 1837-1921, U.S. politician.

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  • Pinchback, Pinckney Benton Stewart — ▪ American politician born May 10, 1837, Macon, Ga., U.S. died Dec. 21, 1921, Washington, D.C.  freeborn black who was a Union officer in the American Civil War and a leader in Louisiana politics during Reconstruction (1865–77).       Pinchback… …   Universalium

  • Pinchback, Pinckney (Benton Stewart) — (10 may. 1837, Macon, Ga., EE.UU.–21 dic. 1921, Washington, D.C.). Político estadounidense. Hijo de una ex esclava y un hacendado blanco, trabajó de camarero en los vapores fluviales. Al inicio de la guerra de Secesión, llegó a Nueva Orleans, que …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Pinchback, Pinckney (Benton Stewart) — born May 10, 1837, Macon, Ga., U.S. died Dec. 21, 1921, Washington, D.C. U.S. politician. Born to a former slave and a white planter, he became a steward on river steamboats. At the outbreak of the American Civil War, he reached Union held New… …   Universalium

  • P. B. S. Pinchback — 24th Governor of Louisiana In office December 9, 1872 – January 13, 1873 Lieutenant none …   Wikipedia

  • P.B.S. Pinchback — Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback Portrait de Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback (10 mai 1837 21 décembre 1921) est un homme politique américain qui fut le premier …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback — Portrait de Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback (10 mai 1837 21 décembre 1921) est un homme politique américain qui fut le premier afro américain à gouverner un État des État …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback — P. B. S. Pinchback Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback (* 10. Mai 1837 in Macon, Georgia; † 21. Dezember 1921 in Washington D. C.) war der erste Afroamerikaner, der Gouverneur eines US Bundesstaates war. Pinchback war …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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