Picture Of Flag Of Blackbeard

Picture Of Flag Of Blackbeard


Jolly Roger flag of Blackbeard.

Blackbeard's flag depicted a skeleton spearing a heart, while toasting the devil. He used such a flag to intimidate one's enemies.

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These are facts about the notorious captain and certainly most famous pirate of all time. His deeds, behavior and a terrifying image made him a perfect villain, who harassed many ships in Caribbean.

Blackbeard's Flag

Blackbeard's flag repesented a skeleton spearing the bleeding heart with one hand, and toasting the devil with another. Motives for flying such a flag was meant to intimidate enemies. This flag is often called the "Jolly Roger."

Pirate Flags

Article reveals why pirates flags were called Jolly Roger, why pirates used them and some examples of real pirate flags.

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A man who was a privateer, pirate and pirate hunter during his career. He is also well-known because his apprentice and partner was Blackbeard.