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Trapped in a mineshaft for 9 days, Maurice Ruddick sustained his companions with song and prayer.
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Mary Ann Shadd became the first Black woman in North America to publish a newspaper.
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Oscar Peterson was regarded by many as the greatest jazz pianist in the world.
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