Shirley Diana Gregory
November 2, 1942
Saint Joseph, Missouri, U.S.
|Died||September 9, 2020 (aged 77)|
London, England, U.K.
|Citizenship||German (formerly American)|
|Alma mater||University of Florida|
|Known for||Research pertaining to female sexuality|
Shere Hite (born as Shirley Diana Gregory; November 2, 1942 – September 9, 2020) was an American and a German feminist and sexologist. She was known for her research on women's orgasms. The Hite Report: A Nationwide Study of Female Sexuality was published in 1976. The report is Hite's most famous work.
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She moved to Germany in 1989 and became a German citizen in 1996. She isn't an American citizen anymore.
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- "Parnell's country estate on water's edge". 7 October 2013. Archived from the original on 23 April 2019. Retrieved 15 February 2019 – via www.nzherald.co.nz.%
- Weaver, Matthew (10 September 2020). "'She began the real sexual revolution for women': Shere Hite dies aged 77". The Guardian. Retrieved 10 September 2020.