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Eslanda Goode Robeson
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Birth: Dec. 15, 1896
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 1965
New York, USA

Civil Rights Leader, Actress, Author

Eslanda was the first African American analytical chemist at Columbia Medical Centre. With her husband, Paul Robeson, she devoted many years fighting for social justice for black people. She appeared in two films with Paul, "Borderline" (1930), and "Big Fella" (1937). She wrote his biography (Paul Robeson, Negro) in 1930, and died of cancer in 1965. 
 
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  Paul Bustill Robeson (1898 - 1976)*
 
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Burial:
Ferncliff Cemetery and Mausoleum
Hartsdale
Westchester County
New York, USA
 
Created by: David Zipperer
Record added: Sep 19, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15815399
Eslanda Goode Robeson
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Eslanda Goode Robeson
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Eslanda Goode Robeson
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- Michael
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