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Category:Ida B. Wells

Ida B. Wells 
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African-American journalist, newspaper editor, suffragist, sociologist, early leader in the civil rights movement
Date of birth 16 July 1862
Holly Springs
Date of death 25 March 1931
Manner of death
  • natural causes
Cause of death
Place of burial
  • Oak Woods Cemetery
Educated at
  • Fisk University
  • Rust College
  • journalist
  • sociologist
  • suffragette
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
  • James Madison Wells
  • Ferdinand Lee Barnett
Award received
Authority control
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