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 Bebe Moore Campbell

Bebe Moore Campbell

Original Name Elizabeth Moore
Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 27 Nov 2006 (aged 56)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Inglewood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Manchester Garden Mausoleum
Memorial ID 16817424 · View Source
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Author, Journalist. She left a teaching career to pursue writing and her first novel "Two-Career Marriage" was published in 1986. Her work was based on real-life stories that explored racial and social issues in the perspective of various ethnic groups. She was best known for several best-sellers including "Your Blues Ain't Like Mine," "Brothers and Sisters'" and "What You Owe Me.".She also wrote children's books, including "Sometimes My Mommy Gets Angry" and "I'm So Hungry." As a journalist, her articles appeared in Times Magazine, The New York Times, The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, Essence and Ebony. She has been awarded the National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Literature Award, NAACP Image Award for literature and National Alliance for the Mentally Ill Outstanding Literature Award. She died of cancer.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 28 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16817424
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bebe Moore Campbell (18 Feb 1950–27 Nov 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16817424, citing Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .