19th Century Nationalism

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Touissant L'Ouverture

1743 - 1803

Born a slave, became a great general.

Simon Bolivar

1783 - 1830

South American general,, also known as "el Liberator."

Giuseppe Garibaldi

1807 - 1882

Considered an Italian national hero, military and political figure in Italy.

Camillo Cavour

1810 - 1861

Leading figure in the movement toward Italian unification.

Otto Von Bismarck

1815 - 1898

Unified Germanic states, made the parliament.

Franco-Prussian War

1870 - 1871

Provoked by Bismarck, to unify Germany.