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Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott, born in 1832 in Germantown, Pennsylvania, is widely known as the author of Little Women, in which she modeled the characters after herself and her sisters. Published in 1868, the book was a huge success and others followed. Alcott was instructed in writing throughout her childhood by her father’s friends and acquaintances Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, Nathaniel Hawthorne and Margaret Fuller. An interesting fact about Louisa May Alcott is that she was born on her father’s birthday and was buried on the anniversary of the day of his funeral. Alcott never married. Learn more fun and interesting facts about Louisa May Alcott by asking and answering questions about her life in this category.


" Life is my college. May I graduate well, and earn some honors. " " Stay is a charming word in a friend's vocabulary. " " It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent and genius, especially ambitious young men and women. " " Girls are so queer you never know what they...
No. Louisa May Alcott never married.
No, she did not write 'Uncle Tom's Cabin'. 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' was written by Harriet Beecher Stowe.
She was a nurse during the Civil War and came down with typhoid. The doctors prescribed her calomel, a 19th century drug known to have large amounts of mercury. The mercury in the drug slowly killed her and towards the end of her life, scientists believe that the mercury led to cancer, which killed...
Elizabeth Sewall Alcott died of consumption, a common term at the time for tuberculosis, on March 14, 1858.
Louisa May Alcott would like to see world peace. She loved the world and loved other people but she absolutley hated war.
Louisa May Alcott was born on November 29, 1832.
Louisa never forgot about what was most important to her, her family.
Her father taught her for a majority of her life.
Louisa May Alcott died in Boston 6 March, 2 days after her dad died.She died driving home to her residence.She was burred in sleepy hollow.
Louisa May Alcott was the Author of the Fictional classic "Little Women".
No, but a book about her won a Pulitzer Prize.
No, Louisa May Alcott never got married.
Transcendental Wild Oats, Little Women, and Flower Fables
Amos Bronson Alcott died in the year of 1888. He was 88 years old,and sick and bedridden at the end of his life.
She traveled to Europe twice.
louisa did get honors.
She passed away on March 6, 1888, aged 55
One famous "poem" is: It takes so little to make a child happy that it is a pity in a world full of sunshine and pleasant things that there should be any wistful faces, empty hands, or lonely little hearts. Louisa May Alcott ( November 29, 1832 - March 6, 1888) Little men
Lousia may alcott did not have any children
She died on November 25, 1877
Louisa May Alcott is buried in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery in Concord. Her grave is on a hillside near that of Emerson, Hawthorne and Thoreau.This area is called Authors Corner.
Louisa May Alcott is known to have said, "Life is my college. May I graduate well, and earn some honors!" This may imply that she did not receive formal higher education.
I'm pretty sure it is classical, like Mozart.
Louisa May Alcott's father was Bronson Alcott, the famous transcendentalist thinker.
No. She was a strong supporter of the abolitionist movement.
Alcott was educated mostly by her father, a transcendentalist thinker, but at one point during her childhood went to a public school in Still River, Massachusetts.
55 years, 3 months and 6 days old
No because she never got married..... Search "Did Louisa May Alcott get Married?" or "Who was Louisa May Alcott's husband?"
possibly A.M. Barnard ....
Amos Bronson Alcott would have been 61 when the US Civil War started, and he was Superintendant of Schools in Concord, Connecticut at that time.
Louisa May Alcott was born on November 29, 1832.
She is a popular and critically acclaimed American author. Little Women is her most famous novel but she wrote several other books mostly about young people that are still in print.
Young Adult Story writer.
Louisa May Alcott never married
He was her maternal uncle.
No, she was not Jewish, Her father's temple school was not in a Jewish temple but in a Masonic temple.
I think it highly unlikely because the University of Southern California was founded in 1880, and Louisa May Alcott died in 1888 in Boston. Also, Alcott never attended any college or university.
to be a loving compassionate person
Louisa believed in family. All of her children's books center around family. Her most famous book, Little Women , centers around Marmee, the heart and rock, and Mr. March, the soul. She also believed in God as a loving Spirit. As a teenager, she believed she had a personal encounter with God;...
A signed poem sells on the Internet for $15,000
i think that she written books made an impact on the world
She most likely had a form of cancer that occurred because of the large dose of mercury prescribed to her during her bout with typhoid.
Bronson and Abigail or Abba Alcott
Louisa May Alcott was born on November 29, 1832 and died on March 6, 1888. Louisa May Alcott would have been 55 years old at the time of death or 182 years old today.
Louisa May Alcott died on March 6, 1888 at the age of 55.
The nouns in the sentence are: . Louisa May Alcott (proper noun) . author (common noun)
Since she was born almost fifty years after the end of the American Revolutionary War, I don't think so.
Although she wasn't an atheist, she didn't practice any particular religion. She wrote this in her adulthood: "When feeling most alone, I find refuge in the Almighty Friend. If this is experiencing religion, I have done it; but I think it is only the lesson one must learn as it comes, and I...
The person that influenced Louisa May Alcott was her father because of his ideas as an inventor and a teacher. He was the one that taught her most of the stuff she knew.
Louisa May Alcott started working on her goals at no specific place really but if you really had to choose a place it would be the Orchard House because lots of things influenced her while she was there(for instance ideas for writing where she wrote Little Women )
She died of mercury poisoning.
Louisa May Alcott died in Boston on 6 MARCH, 1888, 2 days after her father died. SHE DIED AFTER SHE DROVE TO HER RESIDENCE. SHE WAS BURIED IN SLEEPY HOLLOW CEMETERY ON 7 MARCH.
Germantown, Pennsylvania
Louisa May Alcott School was created in 1910.
She was an author - probably most noted for Little Women .
Abigail May Alcott Nieriker died in 1879.
Abigail May Alcott Nieriker was born in 1840.
The address of the Louisa May Alcott'S Orchard House is: 399 Lexington Rd, Concord, MA 01742-3712
The phone number of the Louisa May Alcott'S Orchard House is: 978-369-4118.
The web address of the Louisa May Alcott'S Orchard House is: http://www.louisamayalcott.org
well she was an author, most famous for little women im pretty sure and her sisters inspired her to write little women
Did Louisa may Alcott ever meet George Washington
Basically she wrote Girl Passionate books like Little Women a marvelous story she wrote
probably "Little Women" it's a good book, you should read it