Ida B. Wells Social Reformer
Ida B. Wells is a 68 years old Social Reformer from Holly Springs. Ida B. Wells was born on July 16, 1862 (died on March 25, 1931, she was 68 years old) in Holly Springs. Her nickname was Ida B. Wells-Barnett.
Birth Sign :Cancer
Ida Bell Wells-Barnett was an African-American journalist newspaper editor suffragist sociologist and an early leader in the civil rights movement. She documented lynching in the United States showing how it was often a way to control or punish blacks who competed with whites often under the guise of rape charges. She was active in women's rights and the women's suffrage movement establishing several notable women's organizations.
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No, she died on 03/25/1931, 92 years ago. She was 68 years old when she died. Cause of death: uremia. She died in Chicago and buried in Oak Woods Cemetery .
Her father James Madison Wells and James Madison Wells was 54 years old when Ida born. Her father was a Governor of Louisiana.
Awarded National Women's Hall of Fame in 1987 , awarded National Association of Black Journalists Hall of Fame in 2003 , awarded Chicago Women's Hall of Fame ,
She graduated from Rust College and Fisk UniversityWhat was Ida's zodiac sign?
Ida B. Wells zodiac sign was cancer.
Other facts about Ida B. Wells
|Alias||Ida B. Wells-Barnett|
|Place of death||Chicago|
|Education||Rust College, Fisk University|
|Member of||National Association Of Colored Women's Clubs|
|Date of death||1931-03-25T00:00:00Z|
|On focus list of Wikimedia project||American Women's History Initiative|
|Manner of death||Natural Causes|
|Cause of death||Uremia|
|Languages spoken, written or signed||English|
|Family name||Wells. Show people with the surname Wells|
|Ethnic group||African Americans|
|Place of birth||Holly Springs|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|
|Field of work||Sociology|
|Member of political party||Republican Party|
|Place of burial||Oak Woods Cemetery|
|Number of children||6|