- Name: Anna J. Cooper
- Born: 08/10/2020
- Died: 02/27/1964 (56 years old)
- Known for: 4th black woman, and 1st woman from the District of Columbia, to receive Ph.D.
Anna Julia Haywood Cooper (August 10, 1858 – February 27, 1964) was an American author, educator, sociologist, speaker, Black liberation activist, and one of the most prominent African-American scholars in United States history.
Alias: Anna Julia Haywood
Birth Place: Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Death Place: Washington, D.C.
Anna J. Cooper quotes :
The cause of freedom is not the cause of a race or a sect, a party or a class-it is the cause of human kind, the very birthright of humanity.Anna J. Cooper
One needs occasionally to stand aside from the hum and rush of human interests and passions to hear the voices of God.Anna Julia Cooper