Ida Bell Wells-Barnett July 16, — March 25, was an African-American investigative journalist, educator, and an early leader in the civil rights movement. At the age of 16, she lost both her parents and her infant brother in the yellow fever epidemic. She went to work and kept the rest of the family intact with the help of her grandmother.
Jane Seymour Fonda  born December 21,  is an American actress, political activist and former fashion model. Her first husband was Barbarella director Roger Vadim. Inshe released her first exercise video, Jane Fonda's Workoutwhich became the highest-selling VHS of all time.
Angela Yvonne Davis born January 26, is an American political activist, academic, and author. She emerged as a prominent counterculture activist in the s working with the Communist Party USAof which she was a member untiland was involved in the Black Panther Party during the Civil Rights Movement. She is also a former director of the university's Feminist Studies department.
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This list of Northwestern University alumni includes notable graduates, non-graduate former students, and current students of Northwestern Universitylocated in Evanston, Illinois. For notable M. See also Northwestern University School of Law.
Steinem was a columnist for New York magazine, and a co-founder of Ms. InSteinem, Jane Fondaand Robin Morgan co-founded the Women's Media Centeran organization that works "to make women visible and powerful in the media". Her mother was Presbyterianmostly of German including Prussian and some Scottish descent.
Zora Neale Hurston January 7,   — January 28, was an influential author of African-American literatureanthropologistand filmmakerwho portrayed racial struggles in the earlyth-century American Southand published research on Haitian Vodou. She also wrote more than 50 short stories, plays, and essays. Hurston was born in Notasulga, Alabamaand moved with her family to Eatonville, Floridain
Sheryl Suzanne Crow born February 11, is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actress. Her music incorporates elements of pop, rock, countryjazz, and blues. She has released ten studio albums, four compilations, two live albums, and has contributed to a number of film soundtracks.