No photo available. Represent Bella Abzug? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 28,288 this week

Bella Abzug (1920–1998)

A popular labor, civil rights, and feminist activist, Abzug became the first Jewish woman elected to the U.S. Congress in 1970. She was a 1947 graduate of Columbia Law School and the counsel for several of Sen. Josephy McCarthy's targets in the 1950s. See full bio »

Sci-Fi and Fantasy TV Series Based on Novels

"American Gods"

Check out our list of recent genre series that have gone from page to screen.

Check out the list

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 64 people
created 05 Dec 2011
 
list image
a list of 6 people
created 26 Sep 2012
 
a list of 43 people
created 24 Jul 2015
 
a list of 8398 people
created 22 Jan 2016
 
a list of 15 people
created 4 weeks ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Bella Abzug's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (2 credits)
 1979 Manhattan
Guest of Honor
 1975 Ryan's Hope (TV Series)
Real Estate Agent
- Episode #1.35 (1975) ... Real Estate Agent (uncredited)
Show Show Self (16 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

At her death, she headed the Women's Environment and Developemnt Organization, a New York-based advocacy group.

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Our struggle today is not to have a female Einstein get appointed as an assistant professor. It is for a woman schlemiel to get as quickly promoted as a male schlemiel. See more »

Trivia:

Biography in: "American National Biography". Supplement 1, pp. 1-2. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. See more »

Trademark:

Large-brimmed hats

Nickname:

Battlin' Bella

Star Sign:

Leo

Contribute to This Page