Famous People Born in 1818
Civil Rights Activist / 1818 - 1895
Frederick Douglass, a former slave and eminent human rights leader in the abolition movement, was the first black citizen to hold a high U.S. government rank.
Women's Rights Activist, Fashion Designer, Publisher, Journalist / 1818 - 1894
Amelia Bloomer was a women's rights activist. She advocated for changes in women's fashion that would be less restrictive. "Bloomers" are named after her.
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profile name: Frederick Douglass profile occupation: Civil Rights Activist
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profile name: Mary Todd Lincoln profile occupation: U.S. First Lady
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profile name: Karl Marx profile occupation: Historian, Economist, Journalist
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profile name: Amelia Bloomer profile occupation: Women's Rights Activist, Fashion Designer, Publisher, Journalist
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profile name: Lucy Stone profile occupation: Women's Rights Activist, Journalist
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profile name: Emily Brontë profile occupation: Writer
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