Betty Jean Lifton Author and proponent of open adoption, Betty Jean "B.J." Lifton (1926-2010). Print Full Image Rights JWA use only on jwa.org Related contentWe Remember: Betty Jean Lifton, 1926 - 2010 How to cite this pageJewish Women's Archive. "Betty Jean Lifton." (Viewed on October 21, 2019) <https://jwa.org/media/bj-lifton-headshot>.