Profile of the Day: Samuel “Black Sam” Bellamy

Posted September 19, 2012 by Amanda | No Comment

Samuel "Black Sam" Bellamy

Today is International Talk Like a Pirate Day! In honor of this holiday, we’re highlighting eighteenth century pirate Samuel “Black Sam” Bellamy. Although his term as a pirate was short lived, Black Sam Bellamy and his crew captured over 50 ships before his death at 28. He became known as the “Prince of Pirates” for his mercy and generosity towards those captured on his raids.

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