The novelist Betty Friedan passed away at age 85, this age of death has to be considered impressive. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Betty Friedan and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Author of the groundbreaking 1963 work, The Feminine Mystique, and a leading figure in 20th-century American feminism’s second wave. She established the National Organization for Women (NOW) in 1966 and served as the group’s first president.
She married Carl Friedan in 1947; together, the couple had three children: Emily, Daniel, and Jonathan.
How did Betty Friedan die?
Betty Friedan's death was caused by heart failure.
|Cause of death||Heart Failure|
|Age of death||85 years|
|Birthday||February 4, 1921|
|Death date||February 4, 2006|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Betty Friedan
Men weren’t really the enemy – they were fellow victims suffering from an outmoded masculine mystique that made them feel unnecessarily inadequate when there were no bears to kill.Betty Friedan
Men are not the enemy, but the fellow victims. The real enemy is women’s denigration of themselves.Betty Friedan
I was at a meeting two years ago in Beijing, and I passed a bunch of women who were marching in a protest. Their signs were probably saying something I wouldn’t have agreed with at all. But I was so glad to see women marching. And it’s happening all over the world.Betty Friedan
A woman is handicapped by her sex, and handicaps society, either by slavishly copying the pattern of man’s advance in the professions, or by refusing to compete with man at all.Betty Friedan
It is easier to live through someone else than to become complete yourself.Betty Friedan