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Eleanor Roosevelt By Ella. Change Seeker. Biography. Born on October 11,1884, 56 West 37th street, New York City Parents names are Elliot Roosevelt, and Anna Roosevelt Married Franklin Roosevelt Had 6 children

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Eleanor roosevelt by ella

Eleanor RooseveltBy Ella

Change Seeker


Biography

Biography

  • Born on October 11,1884, 56 West 37th street, New York City

  • Parents names are Elliot Roosevelt, and Anna Roosevelt

  • Married Franklin Roosevelt

  • Had 6 children

  • Names of children: Anna, James, Elliot, Franklin Junior, and John. There was also another Franklin Junior who died a few months after birth of an unknown fever.


Biography1

Biography

  • Orphaned at the age of 10.

  • Went to live with her grandmother, Mrs. Valentine G. Hall.

  • After her grandmother died, she went to live with Uncle Ted (Theodore Roosevelt)

  • Learned English before French

  • 22 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren

  • Real name is Anna Eleanor Roosevelt


Personal qualities

Personal Qualities

  • Determined to make a difference

  • Shy as a child

  • Known for being ugly tall and gawky

  • Known for astounding gray blue eyes

  • Loved hot dogs. Served king and queen of England their first ever hot dog!

  • Swam laps every day

  • Avid horseback rider


Motivation

Motivation

  • Wanted women to be able to vote

  • Wanted all humans to have equal rights

  • Was motivated to help Franklin politically and physically.

  • The headmistress at Allenswood Academy helped her to be motivated to regain her confidence


Hardships

Hardships

  • Father was an alcoholic

  • Mother was mean to her

  • Little brother Elliot died of diphtheria


Accomplishments

Accomplishments

  • Drafted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the International Bill of Rights

  • Persuaded congress to start National Teacher Day


Interesting information

Interesting Information

  • Was known for being smart but ugly, the opposite of Franklin

  • Before she married Franklin, she was against women voting

  • As a child, she wanted to be a singer


More info

More Info

  • 1935-1962, she wrote ‘My Day’ newspaper column

  • Had to take ballet to make up for being tall and awkward

  • Had a habit of biting fingernails

  • She only knew how to cook scrambled eggs and toast

  • Eleanor was a first lady for 12 years


Three questions i would like to ask my change seeker

Three questions I would like to ask my Change Seeker:

  • Why didn’t you divorce Franklin when he cheated on you?

  • Did you or Franklin win more awards?

  • Originally, why were you against women voting?


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