- Name: Julia Ward Howe
- Born: 05/27/1819
- Died: 10/17/1910 (91 years old)
Julia Ward Howe (//; May 27, 1819– October 17, 1910) was an American poet and author, known for writing “The Battle Hymn of the Republic” and the original 1870 pacifist Mother’s Day Proclamation. She was also an advocate for abolitionism and a social activist, particularly for women’s suffrage.
Birth Place: New York City, United States
Death Place: Portsmouth, Rhode Island, United States
Julia Ward Howe quotes :
I know not why there is such a melancholy feeling attached to the remembrance of past happiness, except that we fear that the future can have nothing so bright as the past.Julia Ward Howe