Ellen Gould Harmon and her twin sister Elizabeth came into the world on this day (November 26) in 1827. Ellen married James Springer White on August 30, 1846. They had four sons. Only two, Edson and William, survived into adulthood.
Ellen White is best known for her prolific writings on health and spirituality. She was one of the founding members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.
2015 also marks the 100th anniversary of Ellen White's death. She died on July 16, 1915.
Happy Birthday, Ellen!