Solomon Northup (1808–1863)

Writer

Born a free man in New York, Northup was drugged and kidnapped in Washington, D.C. in 1841 and sold into slavery there. He was soon taken with other slaves by ship to New Orleans and sold into ... read full biography
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1808 (died 1863)
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Past Film & Video (1 title) Budget Opening Weekend Gross
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12 Years a Slave (2013)
Writer (based on "Twelve Years a Slave" by) Writer (based on "Twelve Years a Slave" by)   See fewer
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$924K
$57MM
$188MM
Past Television (1 title) Episodes
American Playhouse (1984)
(TV Series) - Writer (book "Twelve Years A Slave") (1 episode, 1984) Writer (book "Twelve Years A Slave") (1 episode, 1984)   See fewer
Solomon Northup's Odyssey (Dec 10, 1984) Season 4, Episode 3 - Writer (book "Twelve Years A Slave") Writer (book "Twelve Years A Slave")   See fewer
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