Booker T. Washington

Created by: Ben and Preston

Birth

Booker was born on a Virginia tobacco farm in 1856 and his father was a white farmer and he lived nearby.

Childhood

He was a slave on the farm that his Father worked on and treated badly

School and college

Booker went to Tuskegee school in 1881

Marriage and Family

Booker was marred three times

Important life event

He gave a speech to every one about slaves

Import life event

In 1900 the school he went to had more 1,900 students

important life event

  • He got a special degree from Harvard University

Death

Booker died at the age of fifty nine in 1915