All The Facts — & Myths — You Need To Know Before Watching Hamilton
True. In the famous opening line of the musical’s titular song, Hamilton was “born a bastard, orphan, son of a whore and a Scotsman…” and this is, very true: Hamilton was born in the West Indian capital city of Charlestown on the Caribbean island of Nevis. His parents were unmarried at the time of his birth.

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