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Belmont, Eleanor Robson

Born: 1879 AD
Died: 1979 AD

1878 – Born in Wigan, Lancashire, United Kingdom, on the 13th of December.

1905 – Inspiration for character Major Barbara in George Bernard Shaw’s play "Major Barbara".

– She was involved in the Metropolitan Opera Association as the first woman on the Board of Directors of their Association, and she founded the Metropolitan Opera Guild.

1979 – Died in her sleep in Manhattan on the 24th of October.