The New York Times corrects 161-year-old story about Solomon Northup, whose story inspired 12 Years a Slave (9)

National Post 2014.03.04 23:55
Rebecca Tucker After 12 Years a Slave won the best picture Oscar on Sunday, an increased interest in the true story which it was based led to The New York Times realizing it had spelled the name of its subject, Solomon Northup, incorrectly - 161 years after the fact. Related On Jan.
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