Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony

Born: February 15, 1820

Died: March 13, 1906

Nationality: American

Occupation: Activist, suffragist

Biography: Susan Brownell Anthony was a prominent American civil rights leader who played a pivotal role in the 19th century women's rights movement to introduce women's suffrage into the United States. She was co-founder of the first Women's Temperance Movement with Elizabeth Cady Stanton as President. She also co-founded the women's rights journal, The Revolution.

Susan B. Anthony

“Failure is impossible.”

- Susan B. Anthony

Source/Notes: At her eighty-sixth birthday celebration (15 February 1906)

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