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Emmeline Pankhurst

Emmeline Pankhurst – British Activist

Emmeline Pankhurst was a British activist for women’s rights during the late 1800’s. Here are some facts you might not know about her!

– She was the oldest daughter of 10 children

– Emmeline went to her first women’s suffrage meeting when she was 14

– She had 5 children, Christabel, Sylvia, Adela, Frank (who passed away in childhood) and Harry

– She has written multiple books, including My Own Story.

Time magazine added her to the list of 100 Most Important People of the 20th century in 1999

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For more information on Emmeline Pankhurst:

https://www.britannica.com/biography/Emmeline-Pankhurst

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7EMNDj_Ao3s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7CuPJN4zYks

https://www.nps.gov/people/emmeline-pankhurst.htm

Hannah

Hannah

Founder, Smart Girl, Survivor, Champion of womens rights and kids rights

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