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Anna Julia Cooper
Anna Julia Cooper
Birth: August 10, 1858
Death: February 27, 1964
Nationality: American
Anna Julia Cooper
Nationality: American
Birth: August 10, 1858
Death: February 27, 1964

Anna Julia Haywood Cooper was an author, educator and one of the most important African American scholars in United States history. Upon receiving a Ph. D in history from the University of Paris-Sorbonne in 1924, Cooper became the fourth African American woman to earn a doctoral degree. She was also a prominent member of Washington, DC's African American community.

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