Dana Rodden January 22, 2015 Know being the ounder of Red cross Clara Barton Birth date December 25, 1821 Place of birth North Oxford, Massachusetts Death date April 12, 1912 Place of death Glen Echo, Maryland Occupation Nurse Known as Founder of the American Red Cross Spurred to show courage because Clara Barton’s brother fell off a barn and became very sick. Clara had to take care of him for the next two years. That’s when Clara knew she wanted to take care of people. Showed courage by Clara stood up to womens rights. Showed courage by Clara created the American Red Cross.