Gloria Steinem Biography


Gloria Steinem

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Birth Name: Gloria Steinem
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Birth Sign: Acer
Age:   83 Years
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An American Gloria Steinem (born March 25, 1934) is a writer, Journalist, Author, Magazine editor and Screenwriter, who is best known for being the spokeswoman for the women's liberation movement of the late 1960's and 1970's. She was born in Toledo, Ohio, to parents of Ruth (née Nuneviller) and Leo Steinem. She was raised by her mother because her parents separated when she was 10 years old. She briefly attended Waite High School in Toledo and she completed her graduation from Western High School in Washington, D.C.

She is an American nationality and white ethnicity. She is standing at 5’8 inches. She became director of the Independent Research Service which was funded by the CIA. She was hired by Warren Publishing and became the first employee of “Help! Magazine”.  Later she served as a columnist for New York magazine and co-founded Ms. magazine. Her 1969's article "After Black Power, Women's Liberation" put her in the national spotlight as a feminist leader.

In 2005 she co-founded the Women's Media Center with Jane Fonda and Robin Morgan. She has authored seven books from 1957 to 2006. Steinem has also been involved with many political campaigns and has been an active supporter of issues such as abortion, pornography, genital mutilation, same-sex marriage, and transsexualism. She was awarded by many awards like the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California's Bill of Rights Award, American Humanist Association's 2012 Humanist of the Year, National Women's Hall of Fame inductee, New York Women's Foundation's Century Award, Parenting magazine's Lifetime Achievement Award and much more.She is a married woman and got married to David Bale in 2002. Bale's wife  Steinem were married for only 3 years and her husband died from brain lymphoma in  2003. She was a previously four-year relationship with the publisher Mortimer Zuckerman.  Her net worth is $3 million.

 

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Toledo, Ohio, United States

1934 25th of March

She was  born on  March 25, 1934 in Toledo, Ohio, to parents of Ruth (née Nuneviller) and Leo Steinem. She was raised by her mother because her parents separated when she was 10 years old. 

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Published a seven Books

1957

Gloria Steinem has authored seven books from 1957 to 2006. Steinem has also involved with many political campaigns and Gloria Steinem also has been active supporter for causes such as abortion, pornography, genital mutilation, same-sex marriage, and transsexualism and much more.

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Her article After Black Power, Women's Liberation

1969

 Her 1969 article "After Black Power, Women's Liberation" put her in the national spotlight as a feminist leader. In 2005 Gloria Steinem co-founded the Women's Media Center with Jane Fonda and Robin Morgan.

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with David Bale

2000

Gloria Steinem is a married woman and got married to David Bale in 2000. Bale's wife  Steinem were married  for only 3 years and her husband died from  brain lymphoma in  the year of  2003.  She became the stepmother of actor  Christian Bale and his two siblings.

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won award for Humanist of the Year

2012

 She was awarded by American Humanist Association's 2012 Humanist of the Year and also won many awards like the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California's Bill of Rights Award, National Women's Hall of Fame inductee, New York Women's Foundation's Century Award, Parenting magazine's Lifetime Achievement Award and much more.

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