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Anna Claypoole Peale (06 mar 1791 – 25 dec 1878 | Philadelphia PA – Philadelphia PA) portrait miniaturist, still life painter

Sarah Knox [Knoxie] Davis (06 mar 1814 – 15 sep 1835 | Vincennes IN – Saint Francisville LA) Confederate folk / political family figure

Carrie Belle Kearney (06 mar 1863 – 27 feb 1939 | Flora MS – Jackson MS) author, activist, novelist, legislator

Kathleen Biggar Eaton [Kitty] Cannell (06 mar 1891 – 23 may 1974 | Boston MA – Boston MA) dancer, author, aka Rihani, expatriate, ‘static dance’ innovator, dance / fashion correspondent, WWII foreign correspondent, autobiographical author

Caroline Mytinger (06 mar 1897 – 03 nov 1980 | Sacramento CA – Monterey CA) painter

Eleanor Grace Twitchell Gehrig (06 mar 1904 – 06 mar 1984 | Chicago IL – Manhattan NY) folk figure, memoirist, health activist, Muscular Dystrophy national chair

Louise Latimer (06 mar 1913 – 16 jun 1973 | Brooklyn NY – Palma de Mallorca, Spain) actress, activist, fashion designer / editorialist

Marion Anderson Carpenter (06 mar 1920 – 29 oct 2002 | St Paul MN – St Paul MN) photojournalist, first female US national press photographer

Doriot Anthony Dwyer (06 mar 1922 – Streator IL) flautist, music professor

Gertrude [Gert] Lamfrom Boyle (06 mar 1924 – Augsburg, Germany) German-American memoirist, philanthropist, businesswoman, Columbia Sportswear president

Sarah Caldwell (06 mar 1924 – 23 mar 2006 | Maryville MO – Portland ME) child prodigy, musician, memoirist, impresario, stage director, opera conductor

Eleonore Schoenfeld (06 mar 1925 – 01 jan 2007 | Maribor, Slovenia – Los Angeles CA) cellist, cello teacher / pedagogue, Polish-Russian-American

Carmen De Lavallade (06 mar 1931 – Los Angeles CA) dancer, professor, choreographer, film / stage actress

Laurie Cabot (06 mar 1933 – Wewoka OK) author, priestess, store owner, born Mercedes Elizabeth Keersey, children with special needs activist, founded Cabot Tradition of the Science of Witchcraft and Witches’ League for Public Awareness

Marina von Neumann Whitman (06 mar 1935 – New York NY) author, economist, professor, memoirist, former automobile company executive

Lorna Marsden (06 mar 1942 – Sidney, British Columbia) author, academic, sociologist, women’s rights activist, former politician / university administrator / president

Gillian Elizabeth Sankoff (06 mar 1943 – US) Canadian-American author, sociolinguist, professor emerita of linguistics

Mary Wilson (06  mar 1944 – Greenville MS) vocalist, musical activist, autobiographical author

Elsa Cross (06 mar 1946 – Mexico City, Mexico) poet, essayist, translator, Indian philosophy authority

Catherine [Katy] D. Garmany (06 mar 1946 – New York NY) author, astronomer, astronomical educator, massive stars evolution and formation research specialist

Merle Hoffman (06 mar 1946 – Philadelphia PA) activist, journalist, healthcare pioneer, feminist ezine On the Issues publisher

Connie Hatley Gault (06 mar 1949 – Central Butte, Saskatchewan) novelist, playwright, short story writer

Mary Rubin Schepisi (06 mar 1949 – New York NY) artist, painter, needleworker, fiber / mixed media artist, arts fundraiser / philanthropist, Australian winery co-owner

Karen T. Taylor (06 mar 1952 – Fort Worth TX) author, art educator, forensic artist, fine art portrait sculptor, facial identification specialist

Carolyn Porco (06 mar 1953 – Bronx NY) speaker, author, consultant, commentator, planetary / imaging scientist

Denise DuBarry (06 mar 1956 – Killeen TX) yogini, film producer, social activist, philanthropist

Andrea Shapiro Cambern (06 mar 1959 – Chicago IL) former tv news anchor, public relations consultant, award-winning journalist

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