02 feb 07 | women.born.today

Jane Stuart Woolsey (07 feb 1830 – 09 jul 1891 | Brooklyn NY – Fishkill NY) teacher, memoirist, Civil War Union nurse, field hospital superintendent

Hannah Tatum Whitall Smith (07 feb 1832 – 01 may 1911 | Philadelphia PA – Iffley UK) author, public speaker, temperance activist, spiritual autobiography author, US Holiness Movement / UK Higher Life Movement leader

Emma Wixom Palmer Nevada (07 feb 1859 – 20 jun 1940 | Alpha CA – Liverpool UK) operatic coloratura soprano

Laura Ingalls Wilder (07 feb 1867 – 10 feb 1957 | Pepin County WI – Mansfield MO) author, memoirist

Ethel Perrin (07 feb 1871 – 15 may 1962 | Needham MA – Brewster NY) author, physical education teacher

Anna May [Anita] Stewart (07 feb 1895 – 04 may 1961 | Brooklyn NY – Beverly Hills CA) film producer, silent film actress

Jessica Powers (07 feb 1905 – 18 aug 1988 | Mauston WI – Pewaukee WI) poet, teacher, Carmelite nun, aka Sister Miriam of the Holy Spirit

Marion Enwright Cunningham (07 feb 1922 – 11 jul 2012 | Los Angeles CA – Walnut Creek CA) food writer, cookbook editor

Emma Elizabeth Jean Sutcliffe Goldrick (07 feb 1923 – 20 nov 2008 | Mayagüez, Puerto Rico – Acushnet MA) collaborative romance novelist with husband James Goldrick

Martha Holmes Waxman (07 feb 1923 – 19 sep 2006 | Louisville KY – New York NY) photographer, photojournalist

Berta Rosenbaum Golahny (07 feb 1925 – 04 nov 2005 | Detroit MI – Newton MA) painter, sculptor, printmaker

Alice Lok Cahana (07 feb 1929 – Sárvár, Hungary) Hungarian-Swedish-American author, abstract artist, Holocaust survivor

Jacqueline Beaugé-Rosier (07 feb 1932 – Jérémie, Haiti) Haitian-born Canadian, poet, novelist, educator, short fiction author

Betty Ann Bobbitt (07 feb 1939 – Manhattan NY) singer, actress, playwright, ESL (English as a Second Language) teacher

Barbara Sorensen (07 feb 1945 – Racine WI) artist, sculptor, multi-media installation artist

Darlene Clark Hine (07 feb 1947 – Morley MO) author, professor, Africa-American history expert scholar

Lyn Yvonne Abramson (07 feb 1950 – Benson MN) author, essayist, clinical psychologist, prejudice / depression expert researcher

Karen Joy Fowler (07 feb 1950 – Bloomington IN) editor, feminist, creative writing instructor, literary / fantasy / science fiction author

Francine Berman (07 feb 1951 – Glendale CA) professor, computer scientist, women’s advocate, expert in digital data preservation / cyberinfrastructure

Mary Norris (07 feb 1952 – Cleveland OH) writer, author, copy editor, query proofreader at The New York magazine

Molly Macklin Fowler (07 feb 1957 – US) tv producer, documentary filmmaker, Executive Producer of Red Darragh Films