Unlikely Fame: Poor People Who Made history

Title

Unlikely Fame: Poor People Who Made history

Files

Document Type

Book

Description

The book chronicles the lives of many poor people who became famous including Marilyn Monroe, Babe Ruth, Malcolm X, Johnny Cash, Billie Holiday, Margaret Sanger, Charlie Chaplin, Richard Pryor, Steve McQueen, Stephen King, Dolly Parton, Oprah Winfrey, Jack London, and others.

ISBN

9781612057156

Publication Date

2014

Publisher

Paradigm Publishers

City

Boulder, CO

Keywords

Poor, Poverty, Celebrities, Fame

Disciplines

Personality and Social Contexts | Psychology | Social and Behavioral Sciences | Sociology | Sociology of Culture