Julia Ward Howe

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Birthday
27, 1819
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Oct 17, 1910 (91)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
27, 1819
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Oct 17, 1910 (91)

About

Social activist who is best known for being an abolitionist, author, and a poet.

Before Fame

She was educated by governesses and at private schools.

Trivia

She wrote 'The Battle Hymn of the Republic' in 1861, which became a famous American patriotic song.

Family Life

She married Samuel Gridley Howe in 1843.

Associated With

She was a proponent of women's rights, much like Sarah Grimke.