The year that Harriet Tubman was born is 1820. Harriet was born as a slave. When she was born her parents gave her away to go be a slave when she grows up, that day was hard for her parents.
Harriet Tubman was sadly born into slavery her family were slaves too and harriet was separated from her mother and father and her her two brothers went to a different slave owner.
When harriet was 13 she was ordered to hold down a fellow slave after he attempted to try and go off fields without permission . As the slave owner was about to whip the slave the slave owner accidentally hit harriet in the head.