Helene Johnson

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Birthday
7, 1906
Birthplace
Massachusetts
Death Date
Jul 6, 1995 (88)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
7, 1906
Birthplace
Massachusetts
Death Date
Jul 6, 1995 (88)

About

Poet associated with the Harlem Renaissance and known for her Vanity Fair-featured poem, "Bottled." She published her last poems in a 1935 issue of Challenge: A Literary Quarterly.

Before Fame

She attended Columbia University and Boston University.

Trivia

She was a friend of author Zora Neale Hurston.

Family Life

With her husband William Hubbel, she had a daughter in 1935.

Associated With

She was influenced by the literary work of fellow Harlem Renaissance figure Langston Hughes.

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