Jacob Riis

Jacob Riis
1849 - 1914

Jacob Riis  American Journalist


Jacob August Riis (May 3, 1849 – May 26, 1914) was a Danish American social reformer, "muckraking" journalist and social documentary photographer. He is known for using his photographic and journalistic talents to help the impoverished in N...

First Name Jacob
Last Name Riis
Age 65 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd May, 1849
Birthplace Ribe, Denmark, Ribe, Denmark
Died 26th May, 1914
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Nationality American
Occupation Journalist
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