Elizabeth Harrison

Elizabeth Harrison bio

Birth Name: Elizabeth Harrison

Occupation: Teacher

Place Of Birth: Kentucky

Date Of Birth: September 1, 1849

Date Of Death: October 31, 1927

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Elizabeth Harrison was born on the 1st of September, 1849. She was famous for being a Teacher. Remembered best as the founder of the Chicago Kindergarten Training School (now National Louis University), this pioneer of early childhood education penned such books as Some Silent Teachers, Montessori and the Kindergarten, and A Study of Child Nature.

Elizabeth Harrison was born in Kentucky. Inspired by the Chicago-based kindergarten movement of the late Nineteenth Century, she took education classes in New York and St. Louis before opening her famous teacher training institute in Chicago. She initiated an education conference series that was the precursor to the National Parent Teachers Association. Her memoir, Sketches Along Life’s Road, was published three years after her death.

Elizabeth Harrison was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Elizabeth Harrison was born in 1840s.

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

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Personal Life

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Elizabeth Harrison was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Elizabeth Harrison
NICKNAME: Elizabeth
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Elizabeth Harrison was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Elizabeth Harrison was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Elizabeth Harrison had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Elizabeth Harrison’s birth sign is Virgo and she had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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