US anthropologist and popularizer of anthropology
1887 – Born on the 6th of June in New York.
1909 – Graduated at Vassar College.
1919 – She entered graduate studies at Columbia University and studying under Franz Boas.
1923 – Received her PhD and joining the faculty in Columbia University.
1934 – Wrote "Patterns of Culture".
1936 – She was appointed an associate professor at Columbia University.
She continued her teaching after the war, advancing to the rank of full professor.
1948 – She died in New York on 17th of September.
A U.S. postage stamp in her honor was issued October 20, 1995.