John Newton

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John Newton was an English slave ship captain who converted to Christianity on May 10, 1748 (an anniversary he observed for the rest of his life). He wrote many hymns, the most famous of which is "Amazing Grace". 1

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[1] http://www.flash.net/~gaylon/jnewton.htm