William Kidd

William Kidd Quotes

United Kingdom, Sailor
January 22, 1645May, 23, 1701.

William Kidd, also Captain William Kidd or simply Captain Kidd, was a Scottish sailor who was tried and executed for piracy after returning from a voyage to the Indian Ocean. Some modern historians, for example Sir Cornelius Neale Dalton, deem his piratical reputation unjust.

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