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Agustina Ferro

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Gender: F
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Biographical details

She was shot in Ocaña, Colombia, in 1820 for her part in the independence struggles. She is reputed to have insisted that her eyes were left uncovered during the execution, as she wanted to face her death. (Hincapie Borda, 156)

Life Events

Died 1820She was shot by the royalists on 20 January 1820.


Hincapie Borda, Alicia, (2000), Tras la imagen y la presencia de Policarpa


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