Who are the real pirates in black sails?

Is Eleanor Guthrie a real person?

Not quite a historical figure in her own right, Eleanor and her father represent members of the Guthrie clan, a Scottish merchant family who lived near Nassau and made a fortune dealing with the pirates.

Is black sails based on fact?

The criminally underrated Starz period drama Black Sails is an intriguingly compelling mix of fact and legend, blending the fictional (characters from Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic novel Treasure Island) with the real (Charles Vane, Edward Teach, and the pirate island of Nassau) to create something rich, propulsive …

Did Blackbeard have a sidekick?

Kevin McCallister (Grand Hotel, Ain’t Misbehavin, etc.) is Blackbeard’s reliable sidekick Caesar.

Who was Israel Hands in the lesson the voyage?

Israel Hands

The coxswain (a sailor who steers) on the ship. Hands is a former gunner on earlier pirate voyages. He is acting as one of two guards on the ship when the other pirates are ashore, but he gets drunk, kills the other guard, and lies in a drunken stupor while the ship drifts aimlessly.

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