Sojourner Truth, American Activist
(c. 1797-1883)

Just the Facts:
  • Name: Isabella "Bell" Baumfree
  • Known as: Sojourner Truth
  • Birth: Unknown Date (c. 1797), Rifton, New York, USA
  • Death: November 26, 1883, Battle Creek, Michigan, USA
  • Language: English
  • Who she was: American activist; The Narrative of Sojourner Truth: A Northern Slave; purported speech "Ain't I a Woman?"

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