Clara Lemlich

Clara Lemlich bio

Birth Name: Clara Lemlich

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Place Of Birth: Ukraine

Date Of Birth: March 28, 1886

Date Of Death: July 25, 1982

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Ukrainian

Clara Lemlich was born on the 28th of March, 1886. She was famous for being a Civil Rights Leader. After leading the Uprising of 20,000 (also known as the 1909 New York Shirtwaist Strike), this labor unionist went on to campaign for women’s suffrage and to join the Communist Party.

Clara Lemlich was born in Ukraine. Born to Jewish parents in the Ukraine, she relocated to the United States in 1903 and began working in the garment industry in New York City. The activist organizations to which she belonged include the Wage Earners’ Suffrage League and the Women’s Trade Union League.

Clara Lemlich was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Clara Lemlich was born in 1880s.

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

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Esther Cooper Jackson

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Personal Life

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

Clara Lemlich was born in the Year of the Dog.

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REAL NAME: Clara Lemlich



Zodiac Sign: Clara Lemlich was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Clara Lemlich was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Clara Lemlich had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Clara Lemlich’s birth sign is Aries and she had a ruling planet of Mars.

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