Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Fact- file on David Livingstone,



Did You know?

David Livingstone, the nineteenth-century explorer, missionary, and antislavery activist, is buried in London’s Westminster Abbey.

But where is his heart?

Answer: Zambia.

Livingstone died in Nov. 1873.

Before shipping his body back to England, his friends attached a note his corpse saying:

“Saying you can have his body, but his heart belongs to Africa”.

The Livingstone memorial in Ilala marks the spot where his heart is buried.


Source: Adventist World Publication.    

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