“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Ida B. Wells (American Activist)
Date of Birth:
July 16, 1862
Date of Death:
March 25, 1931
Ida Bell Wells , aka Ida B. Wells-Barnett, was an African American civil rights advocate and an early women's rights advocate active in the Woman Suffrage Movement. Fearless in her opposition to lynchings, Wells documented hundreds of these atrocities.