Delilah Beasley Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Net Worth

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Delilah Beasley (Delilah Leontium Beasley)

Last Updated: 26 Feb, 2023 | Views: 241

Age: 66

Profession: Historical Women

Other Profession(s): Historian, Columnist

Famous For: The first African-American woman to be published regularly in a major metropolitan newspaper

Higher Education: University of California, Berkeley

Delilah Beasley Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
09 Sep, 1867 (66 Years 11 Months 9 Days)

Birth Country
United States

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Died on
18 Aug, 1934

Cause of Death
Arterio-sclerotic Heart Disease With Hypertension

Delilah Beasley Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

Delilah Beasley, a well known American journalist, was born in Ohio. African American journalist, historian, and civic leader Delilah Leontium Beasley. She developed into a prominent supporter of civil rights and an active part of the African American community. Beasley was a journalist and educator who contributed to a number of newspapers in California, notably the Oakland Tribune. 

Delilah Beasley Career:

Delilah was one of the first African American journalists to write about the history of the state from a Black perspective.

Delilah was well recognized for her writing on the history of African Americans in California.

Delilah also had a significant impact on the African American community, striving to better their quality of life through activism, community organizing, and education. 

Beasley diligently fought for equality and to end discrimination throughout her career, serving as a strong advocate for African American rights.

Delilah overcame many obstacles, including the lack of opportunity for African Americans in her time, yet she never wavered in her resolve to make her community's residents' lives better.

Delilah Beasley Achievements and Awards:

Delilah Beasley is known today as an influential journalist and a leader for women of colour in America.

Those who are dedicated to advancing equality, justice, and freedom for all people are still motivated by her legacy.

Delilah was a founder of a number of groups that supported social justice, education, and culture for African Americans, such as the Berkeley Club, Berkeley Women's Club, and Phyllis Wheatley Club.

Delilah Beasley Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 165 cm
In Meters 1.65 m
In feet & Inches 5'5"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 55 Kg
In Pounds 121 lbs

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Delilah Beasley Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Daniel Beasley

Mother's Name
Margaret Harris

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