Dorothy Canfield Fisher

Dorothy Canfield Fisher was born on February 17, 1879 in Lawrence, KS. An influential educational reformer and bestselling author, she published such novels as Understood Betsy (1917) and Seasoned Timber (1939). An advocate of the Montessori Method of education, she published several non-fiction works on the topic.
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When Dorothy Canfield Fisher die, Dorothy Canfield Fisher was 79 years old.

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Occupation Novelist
Age 79 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Born February 17, 1879 (Lawrence, KS)
Birthday February 17
Town/City Lawrence, KS
Nationality KS

🌙 Zodiac

Dorothy Canfield Fisher’s zodiac sign is Aquarius. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Dorothy Canfield Fisher was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.

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About

An influential educational reformer and bestselling author, she published such novels as Understood Betsy (1917) and Seasoned Timber (1939). An advocate of the Montessori Method of education, she published several non-fiction works on the topic.

Before Fame

She was studying in Rome in 1911 when a visit to several of the children's schools run by Maria Montessori inspired her to replicate Montessori's method in the U.S.

Trivia

She wrote numerous columns for publications such as The Outlook and Harper's Bazaar.

Family Life

She was born in Lawrence, Kansas. Her father, James Hulme Canfield, was President of Ohio State University.

Associated With

She was named by Eleanor Roosevelt as one of the ten most influential women in the United States.

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