Martha Stewart's Life And Accomplishments

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Martha Stewart was born in Jersey City, New Jersey on August 3, 1941. She grew up in Nutley, New Jersey in a working-class community near New Your City. At the age of 13, she worked as being a model. She appeared at fashion shows, on television, and print advertisements. Stewart attended Barnard College in Manhattan; she earned a degree in European and Architectural History in 1962. While attending at Barnard College, she met a guy named Andy who happened to be a Yale law student. In the year 1961, Martha & Andy got married. Six years later, they had a beautiful baby girl named Alexis. Stewart went to work at a stockbroker for the boutique of Monness, Williams, and Sidel. She worked on Wall Street up until 1972, the family ended up moving to Westport, Connecticut.…show more content…
Martha Stewart Inc. grew into a $1 million business serving a number of corporate and celebrity clients. You can say that she was famous. She then tried to expand her career by publishing her first book called “Entertaining.” The book became one of the bestsellers. She had other publications such as Martha Stewart’s Quick Cook Menus, Martha Stewart’s Horsd’Oeuvres, Martha Stewart’s Christmas, and Martha Stewart’s Wedding Planner. In the year 1990, Martha & Andy ended up getting a divorce after a

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