Walker, A'delia

Walker, A'delia:

see under Walker, Madam C. J.Walker, Madam C. J.,
1867–1919, African-American entrepeneur, b. Delta, La., as Sarah Breedlove. Thought to be America's first black female millionaire, this daughter of ex-slaves was orphaned at 7, working at 10, married at 14, and a widow with an infant daughter at 20.
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