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“Specially wicked and ill-disposed pirate”.
Captain Kidd was a successful privateer who became pirate thanks to a couple of unfortunate events. The stories about his buried treasure made him even more popular.
Paulsgrave Williams became a pirate at a very old age. Many people think that he was just looking for some excitement.
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.