African-American writer, sociologist, Civil Rights activist, and advocate of Pan-Africanism. His most famous non-fiction works include The Souls of Black Folk (1903) and Black Reconstruction in America (1935).
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|FULL NAME:||WEB DuBois|
|BIRTH DATE:||February 23, 1868|
|BIRTHPLACE:||Great Barrington, MA|
|AGE:||152 years old|
WEB DuBois is a Non-Fiction Author. He was born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts to Alfred and Mary Silvina Du Bois. In 1896, he married Nina Gomer, with whom he had a son (who died as a baby) and a daughter. Following his first wife’s death, he wed playwright and activist, Shirley Graham. When he graduated from high school, his childhood church collected money to support the cost of his college tuition. He subsequently attended Fisk University and, later, Harvard University, and went on to become both a professor at Atlanta University and a leader of the Niagara Movement.
DID YOU KNOW He was the first African American to receive a doctorate from Harvard University.
FACT Dubois and Benjamin Tucker were both famous Massachusetts-born authors.
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Currently, WEB DuBois is 152 years old. He will celebrate his 153rd birthday on a Sunday, February 23rd. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
WEB DuBois’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pieces’ life pursuit is to avoid feeling alone and instead feel connected to others and the world at large and a secret desire to live their dreams and turn fantasies into realities. People of this zodiac sign like to be alone, sleeping, music, romance, swimming, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are: compassionate, artistic, intuitive, gentle, wise, musical, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting, sad, desire to escape reality, can be a victim or a martyr. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces are Virgo, Taurus.
WEB DuBois was born in the Year of the Dragon. The dragon is a powerful sign. People born under this year are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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