Definition of Douglass, Frederick in English:

Douglass, Frederick

proper noun

  • (1817–95), US abolitionist and writer; born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey. He escaped from slavery in 1838 and became an anti-slavery lecturer. He established an anti-slavery newspaper "North Star" (1847–64) and published his autobiography, "Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass" (1845, revised 1892)


Douglass, Frederick