Did you know that: for 105 years (1697-1802) Haiti was responsible for 40% of the sugar consumed in the entire world; 123 millions pounds in 1788 alone.
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The first nation that recognized the Greek's Independence was Haiti.Haiti made history by being the first independent black nation in the world. 16 years later, the declaration of the Greek Revolution against the ruling Ottoman Empire received a warm response in Haiti. Haiti the first country that recognised the Greek War of Independence and the Greek state Jean-Pierre Boyer, President of Haiti, responded positively to the requests of the Paris Greek Committee in 1822 to help Greece.