W. E. B. Du Bois

W. E. B. Du Bois
1868 - 1963

W. E. B. Du Bois  American Historian


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W. E. B. Du Bois was previously married to Shirley Graham Du Bois (1951 - 1963) and Nina Gomer (1896 - 1950).


W. E. B. Du Bois is a member of the following lists: History of the Southern United States, History of the United States (1865–1918) and American humanitarians.


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Married2 54 years 33 years, 4 months 12 years, 8 months
Total2 54 years 33 years, 4 months 12 years, 8 months


First Name William
Middle Name Edward Burghardt
Last Name Du Bois
Full Name at Birth William Edward Burghardt Du Bois
Alternative Name William Edward Burghardt Du Bois, W. E. B. Du Bois, WEB Du Bois
Age 95 (age at death) years
Birthday 23rd February, 1868
Birthplace Great Barrington, Massachusetts, USA
Died 27th August, 1963
Place of Death Accra, Ghana
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Nationality American
Occupation Historian

William Edward Burghardt Du Bois ( dew-BOYSS; February 23, 1868 – August 27, 1963) was an American sociologist, socialist, historian, civil rights activist, Pan-Africanist, author, writer and editor. Born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, Du Bois grew up in a relatively tolerant and integrated community, and after completing graduate work at the University of Berlin and Harvard, where he was the first African American to earn a doctorate, he became a professor of history, sociology and economics at Atlanta University. Du Bois was one of the founders of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in 1909.

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W. E. B. Du Bois95 PiscesHistorian
Shirley Graham Du Bois80 ScorpioActivist
Nina Gomer-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
BurghardtMaleNina Gomer
YolandeFemaleNina Gomer




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