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The Vanilla Bean

The Vanilla Bean Edmond Albius born 1829, Sainte-Suzanne, Réunion and died 1880, Sainte-Suzanne, Réunion age 51 Edmond Albius, the slave African child who created the multimillion-Born in Sainte-Suzanne in 1829, on the island of Bourbon (modern-day Réunion), Edmond was orphaned … Continue reading

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