Szold, Henrietta

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Name
Szold, Henrietta Gender: F
born on 21 December 1860 at 09:00 (= 09:00 AM )
Place Baltimore, Maryland, 39n17, 76w37
Timezone LMT m76w37 (is local mean time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Starkman
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 00°01' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 14°28 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 24°58'



Henrietta Szold
photo: English: Alexander Gananעברית: אלכסנדר גנן, license cc-by-3.0

Biography

U.S. Jewish Zionist leader and founder of Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America. In 1942, she co-founded Ihud, a political party in Mandate Palestine dedicated to a binational solution.

She was the eldest of eight daughters.

Szold never married, and to her great sadness never had children of her own.

On February 13, 1945, at age 84, Henrietta Szold died in the same Hadassah Hospital she helped to build in Jerusalem.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Starkman quotes the biography "The Szolds of Lombard Street: a Baltimore family 1859-1909" by Alexandra Lee Levin: "born in the morning"

Categories

  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America)