Dorothy Stang

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Birth Name: Dorothy Stang

Occupation: Civil Rights Leader

Place Of Birth: Ohio

Date Of Birth: July 7, 1931

Date Of Death: February 12, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Brazilian

Dorothy Stang was born on the 7th of July, 1931. She was known for being a Civil Rights Leader. American-born Brazilian nun who was an outspoken advocate for the environment and the rights of the poor. She was murdered on her way to a community meeting for Amazon rights.

Dorothy Stang was born in Ohio. She was born in the United States but became a naturalized Brazilian citizen in the 1970s. She worked steadfastly against deforestation, earning her the resentment of local ranchers, many of whom employed criminals.

Dorothy Stang was a Cancer and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Dorothy Stang was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Dorothy Stang is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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

Associated with

Oscar Zeta Acosta

Civil Rights Leader

Esther Cooper Jackson

Civil Rights Leader

Yam Ah Mee

Civil Rights Leader

Personal Life

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

Dorothy Stang was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Dorothy Stang
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Dorothy Stang was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Dorothy Stang 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: Dorothy Stang had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Dorothy Stang’s birth sign is Cancer and she had a ruling planet of Moon.

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