Category:Ida B. Wells

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Ida B. Wells 
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African-American journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist, sociologist, early leader in the civil rights movement
Wikipedia
Date of birth 16 July 1862
Holly Springs
Date of death 25 March 1931
Chicago
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
Place of burial
  • Oak Woods Cemetery
Educated at
  • Fisk University
  • Rust College
Occupation
Member of
  • National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
  • National Association of Colored Women's Clubs
  • National Afro-American Council
Member of political party
Field of work
Father
  • James Madison Wells
Spouse
  • Ferdinand Lee Barnett
Award received
Authority control
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