Alice Ball

Alice Ball bio

Birth Name: Alice Augusta Ball

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: Washington

Date Of Birth: July 24, 1892

Date Of Death: December 31, 1916

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Alice Ball was born on the 24th of July, 1892. She was popular for being a Chemist. American chemist who developed an oil extract which served as the most effective known treatment of leprosy until the 1940’s. She is also notable for having been the first woman and the first African-American to a Master’s degree from the University of Hawaii.

Alice Ball was born in Washington. She graduated from Seattle High School in 1910 and earned Bachelor’s degrees in both Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Chemistry from the University of Washington. She died at the age of 24 under mysterious circumstances. It is suspected that she may have died from chlorine poisoning, as stated in an article in the Pacific Commercial Advertiser.

Alice Ball was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Alice Ball was born in 1890s.

Alice Augusta Ball is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Alice Ball’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Alice Ball’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Alice Ball kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Alice Ball was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Alice Augusta Ball
NICKNAME: Alice Augusta Ball, Alice Ball



Zodiac Sign: Alice Ball was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Alice Ball was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Alice Ball had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Alice Ball’s birth sign is Leo and she had a ruling planet of Sun.

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