Sylvia Pankhurst

Estelle Sylvia Pankhurst (5 May 1882 – 27 September 1960) was an English campaigner for the suffrage and suffragette movement, a socialist and later a prominent left communist and activist in the cause of anti-fascism and the international auxiliary language movement.[1][2] She spent much of her later life campaigning on behalf of Ethiopia, where she eventually moved.

Sylvia Pankhurst
Sylvia Pankhurst (1909)
Born
Estelle Sylvia Pankhurst

(1882-05-05)5 May 1882
Died27 September 1960(1960-09-27) (aged 78)
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Burial placeHoly Trinity Cathedral, Addis Ababa
Alma materManchester School of Art
Royal College of Art
OccupationPolitical activist, writer, artist
Partner(s)Silvio Corio
ChildrenRichard Pankhurst
Parent(s)Richard Pankhurst
Emmeline Goulden
RelativesChristabel Pankhurst (sister)
Adela Pankhurst (sister)
Helen Pankhurst (granddaughter)
Alula Pankhurst (grandson)