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About Margaret Sanger
Margaret Sanger was an American activist and a sex educator.
She was the founder of the American Birth Control League in 1921. She opened the first birth control clinic in the United States in 1916. She wrote many books and pamphlets and she is regarded as the founder of the modern birth control movement.
Her Personal Life
She was married twice. She died of congestive heart failure at the age of 86.
She stated once: "Every normal man and woman has the power to control and direct his sexual impulse. Men and women who have it in control and constantly use their brain cells thinking deeply, are never sensual."!
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Famous quotes by Margaret Sanger
Against the State, against the Church, against the silence of the medical profession, against the whole machinery of dead institutions of the past, the woman of today arises.Margaret Sanger
Diplomats make it their business to conceal the facts.Margaret Sanger
She goes through the vale of death alone, each time a babe is born. As it is the right neither of man nor the state to coerce her into this ordeal, so it is her right to decide whether she will endure it.Margaret Sanger
The most merciful thing that a family does to one of its infant members is to kill it.Margaret Sanger
The submission of her body without love or desire is degrading to the woman's finer sensibility, all the marriage certificates on earth to the contrary notwithstanding.Margaret Sanger
War, famine, poverty and oppression of the workers will continue while woman makes life cheap. They will cease only when she limits her reproductivity and human life is no longer a thing to be wasted.Margaret Sanger
When motherhood becomes the fruit of a deep yearning, not the result of ignorance or accident, its children will become the foundation of a new race.Margaret Sanger
Woman must have her freedom, the fundamental freedom of choosing whether or not she will be a mother and how many children she will have. Regardless of what man's attitude may be, that problem is hers - and before it can be his, it is hers alone.Margaret Sanger
Women of the working class, especially wage workers, should not have more than two children at most. The average working man can support no more and and the average working woman can take care of no more in decent fashion.Margaret Sanger
Margaret Sanger's Popularity
Margaret Sanger was a famous American activist and sex educator, who was born on September 14, 1879. As a person born on this date, Margaret Sanger is listed in our database as the 12th most popular celebrity for the day (September 14) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1879).
People born on September 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Margaret Sanger is the 412th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Margaret Sanger's birthday, Margaret Sanger is the 3537th most famous American.
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