Death of Betty Friedan: Age, Cause of Death, Date of Death, What Really Happened!

Death of Betty Friedan

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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?

Novelist Betty Friedan died in 2006, 85 years old. The cause of death was Heart Failure.

Information about the death of Betty Friedan
Cause of deathHeart Failure
Age of death85 years
BirthdayFebruary 4, 1921
Death dateFebruary 4, 2006
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


Men are not the enemy, but the fellow victims. The real enemy is women’s denigration of themselves.

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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.

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It is easier to live through someone else than to become complete yourself.

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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.

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Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.

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