Susan B. Anthony vs Alice Paul

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Women’s Rights Activist
Suffragist and Feminist
Net worth 2018
Women's Rights Activists
Industry
Women's Rights Activists
Adams
Residence
Mount Laurel Township
United States
Country
United States
15/02/1820
BirthDay
11/01/1885
March 13, 1906
Died On
July 9, 1977
Education
University of Pennsylvania, American University, Swarthmore College, Washington College of Law
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1979

In 1979, the United States Mint began issuing the Susan B

1906

Anthony died on March 13, 1906, at the age of 86, due of heart failure and pneumonia

1891

After having lived for years in hotels and with friends and relatives, she finally moved in with her sister in 1891

1869

Anthony was one of the founders of the National Woman Suffrage Association (NWSA) which was formed in 1869

1866

She played a major role in the formation of the American Equal Rights Association (AERA) in 1866 which was established with the purpose of securing equal rights to all American citizens, especially the right of suffrage, irrespective of race, color or sex

1837

Her father encouraged all his children to get a good education, but unfortunately due to a financial crisis Susan had to discontinue her studies in 1837

1820

Susan Brownell Anthony was born on February 15, 1820, to Daniel Anthony and Lucy Read in Adams, Massachusetts

2019

She played several sports like basketball, baseball and field hockey during her school days which was uncommon for a girl in the late 19th century

1984

The Alice Paul Institute, a not-for-profit organization, was founded in New Jersey in 1984 to honour her memory

1974

She led a very active life till the age of 89 in 1974 when she was disabled by a stroke

1923

In 1923 she demanded the introduction of Equal Rights Amendment in the Constitution, though it took several decades to pass the law

1922

Paul went back to college and earned her law degree in 1922 from the Washington College of Law at American University

1920

The majority of the state legislature in Tennessee voted in favour of the amendment and it was ratified on 18th August 1920

1917

In January 1917, she organized the ‘Silent Sentinels’, a group of women who supported the suffrage movement and protested in front of the White House during the presidency of Woodrow Wilson

1916

Presidential elections in 1916, the NWP protested against the refusal of the president to support the women’s suffrage movement

1910

in 1910, she was determined to emulate the model of the English suffrage movement in her own country

1907

She went to Birmingham, England, in 1907 to study social work

1905

She attended Swarthmore College and graduated with a degree in Biology in 1905