Born: December 23, 1867
Birthplace: Delta, Louisiana, U.S.A.
Died: May 25, 1919
Occupation: Businesswoman and Philanthropist
Profile: Founded the Madam C. J. Walker Manufacturing Company. First female American self-made millionaire.
Number of Quotes: 2
I got my start by giving myself a start.
There is no royal flower-strewn path to success. And if there is, I have not found it for if I have accomplished anything in life it is because I have been willing to work hard.