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Edward Teach
Edward Teach Commonly Call'd Black Beard (bw).jpg
Blackbeard (c. 1736 engravin uise tae illustrate Johnson's General History)
Born c. 1680
(presumed) Bristol, Ingland
Died 22 November 1718
(aged c. 38)
Ocracoke, Province o North Carolina
Piratical career
Nickname Blackbeard
Years active 1716–1718
Rank Caiptain
Base o operations Atlantic
Wast Indies
Commands Queen Anne's Revenge, Adventure

Edward Teach or Edward Thatch (c. 1680 – 22 November 1718), better kent as Blackbeard, wis a notorious Inglis pirate wha operatit aroond the Wast Indies an the eastren coast o Breetain's North American colonies.