Zona Gale

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Birthday
26, 1874
Birthplace
Portage, WI
Death Date
Dec 27, 1938 (64)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
26, 1874
Birthplace
Portage, WI
Death Date
Dec 27, 1938 (64)

About

The first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, she is best known for her novel-turned-play, Miss Lulu Bett. Her other works include A Daughter of the Morning (novel), Friendship Village (short stories), and Evening Clothes (play).

Before Fame

She worked as a journalist in Milwaukee and New York City.

Trivia

She belonged to the National Women's Party and fought for female equality.

Family Life

She married William L. Breese in 1928, when she was in her fifties.

Associated With

She and Paula Vogel both won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.