Anna Howard Shaw

Anna Howard Shaw bio

Birth Name: Anna Howard Shaw

Occupation: Activist

Place Of Birth: Newcastle Upon Tyne

Date Of Birth: February 14, 1847

Date Of Death: July 2, 1919

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Anna Howard Shaw was born on the 14th of February, 1847. She was known for being a Activist. Remembered best as the one-time President of the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA), this English-born doctor and Methodist cleric began her involvement with women’s rights activism as the Chair of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union (WCTU).

Anna Howard Shaw was born in Newcastle Upon Tyne. After working during her teenage years as a schoolteacher, she attended Albion College and the Boston University School of Theology and became an ordained minister in the Methodist Protestant Church. Later, she earned a medical degree from Boston University. After heading the World War I-era U.S. Council of National Defense’s Women’s Committee, she became the first female recipient of the Distinguished Service Medal.

Anna Howard Shaw was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Anna Howard Shaw was born in 1840s.

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

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Personal Life

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

Anna Howard Shaw was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Anna Howard Shaw
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Anna Howard Shaw was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Anna Howard Shaw was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Anna Howard Shaw had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Anna Howard Shaw’s birth sign is Aquarius and she had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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