03 mar 09 | women.born.today

Mary T. Martin Sloop (09 mar 1873 – 13 jan 1962 | Davidson NC – Crossnore NC) physician, educational reformer, autobiographical author, Crossnore School founding director, established women’s Weaving Room, funded social works by selling used clothing

Bertha [Beatrice] Alexander Behrman (09 mar 1895 – 03 oct 1990 | Brooklyn NY – Palm Beach FL) dollmaker, entrepreneur, aka Madame Alexander

Thelma Given Verdi (09 mar 1896 – 25 dec 1977 | Columbus OH – Boston MA) violinist, aka Little Miss Given

Bernarda Bryson Shahn (09 mar 1903 – 13 dec 2004 | Athens OH – Roosevelt NJ) painter, journalist, lithographer, children’s book author / illustrator

Clara Rockmore (09 mar 1911 – 10 may 1998 | Vilnius, Russian Empire – New York NY) violin prodigy, virtuoso performer of electronic musical instrument theremin

Marjorie Craig Crowley (09 mar 1912 – 20 feb 2003 | Bangor ME – Naples FL) self-help / fitness author, Elizabeth Arden Salon of Exercise Director

Mary Feik (09 mar 1924 – 10 jun 2016 | Cleveland OH – Annapolis MD) pilot, instructor, public speaker, aircraft restorer, aviation engineer / mechanic, Civil Air Patrol officer

Lore Groszmann Segal (09 mar 1928 | Vienna, Austria) US novelist, translator, teacher, children’s book author

Marilyn Rita Silverstone (09 mar 1929 – 28 sep 1999 | London UK – Nepal) American-British author, Buddhist nun, photojournalist

Doris Cole (09 mar 1938 – Chicago IL) author, architect, wrote first book about American women architects

Ellen S. Levine (09 mar 1939 – 26 mar 2012 | New York NY – New York NY) author, lawyer, teacher, cartoonist, film producer

Bonnie Bronson (09 mar 1940 – 04 aug 1990 | Portland OR – Mt Adams WA) painter, sculptor, prominent Portland artist 1970s-1980s

Patricia Anne Ponder Maxwell (09 mar 1942 – Goldonna LA) gothic / historical / mystery / romance novelist

Ksenia Mikhailovna Pokrovsky (09 mar 1942 – 07 jul 2013 | Osh, Kyrgyzstan – Salem MA) Russian-American Orthodox icon painter / teacher

Hallie Elizabeth Ephron (09 mar 1948 – Los Angeles CA) novelist, journalist, book reviewer, fiction writing teacher

Michele Marsh (09 mar 1954 – Detroit MI) former news anchor / broadcast journalist

Heidi Neumark (09 mar 1954 – Summit NJ) pastor, memoirist, storyteller, spiritual author

Michelle Herman (09 mar 1955 – Brooklyn NY) novelist, essayist, short fiction writer, English professor

Terrie Edith Moffit (09 mar 1955 – Nuremberg, Germany) British-American author, essayist, clinical psychologist, antisocial behavior researcher

Patrice Ann [Pat] Murphy (09 mar 1955 – Washington US) science writer, science fiction / fantasy novelist

Faith Augustine Daniels (09 mar 1957 – Pittsburgh PA) former news anchor / tv show host / broadcast journalist, active supporter of US National Council for Adoption

Laura Antonioli (09 mar 1958 – Marin CA) jazz singer, producer, composer, former professor, vocal performance curriculum developer, Chair of Vocal Department at California Jazz Conservatory

Mary Ann Murphy (09 mar 1958 – Lancaster OH) choreographer, accredited dance judge, ballroom dance champion

Lily Afshar (09 mar 1960 – Tehran, Iran) Iranian-American classical guitarist, classical music professor

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