Gloria Steinem Biography

Gloria Marie Steinem is an American feminist, journalist, and social and political activist who became nationally recognized as a leader of, and spokeswoman for, the feminist movement in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

She was a columnist for New York magazine and a founder of Ms. magazine. In 1969, she published an article, "After Black Power, Women's Liberation", which brought her to national fame as a feminist leader.

In 2005, Steinem, Jane Fonda, and Robin Morgan co-founded the Women's Media Center, an organization that works "to make women visible and powerful in the media."

Steinem currently travels internationally as an organizer and lecturer and is a media spokeswoman on issues of equality. She is also working on Road to the Heart: America As if Everyone Mattered, a book about her work as a feminist organizer. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Gloria Steinem
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Writer, Journalist, Author, Magazine editor, Screenwriter, Actor, Activist
Ethnicity:
Jewish people
Religion:
Judaism
Date of Birth:
March 25, 1934 (84)
Astrological Sign:
Aries
Marriages
  • 2000-09-03
    American feminist and journalist Gloria Steinem (66) weds environmentalist David Bale (59) in Adair County, Oklahoma
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