1702 – Anne Bonny, an Irish woman who became a famous female pirate. Her unpredictable nature drove her to runaway, marry a poor sailor, and mingle with the local pirates. It wasn't long before she caught the eye of famous pirate "Calico Jack" Rackham.
Blackbeard who's real name was Edward Teach was a infamous pirate who was a very tall man with a black beard that extended down below his waist. When he knew he was going into battle he would tie black ribbons in his beard and tie burning cannon.
Edward Teach – 22 November aka Blackbeard, a notorious English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of Britain's North American colonies. Although little is known about his early life, he was probably born in Bristol, England.
A description of the flags used by pirates during the Golden Age of Piracy. Symbols commonly seen on these flags are explained, and examples of flags flown by famous pirate captains are shown.