04 apr 11 | women.born.today

Lizzie [Lillie] Plummer Bliss (11 apr 1864 – 12 mar 1931 | Boston MA – New York NY) art patron / collector, philanthropist

Mary White Ovington (11 apr 1865 – 15 jul 1951 | Brooklyn NY – Newton Highlands MA) suffragist, journalist, social / civil rights activist, NAACP co-founder

Annie Dodge Wauneka (11 apr 1910 – 10 nov 1997 | Navajo Nation AZ – Flagstaff AZ) Navajo, health / education activist, Navajo Nation Council leader

Maura McNiel (11 apr 1921 – Minneapolis MN) feminist, social activist, women’s rights advocate

Ethel Skakel Kennedy (11 apr 1928 – Chicago IL) political family member, social / political activist

Constance Frye [Connie] Martinson (11 apr 1932 – Boston MA) writer, book critic, tv talk show host

Anna Pump (11 apr 1934 – 05 oct 2015 | Tarp, Germany – Bridgehampton NY) chef, baker, innkeeper, cookbook author, née Anna Heitweg Tutjer [obituary]

Judith Ann Reisman (11 apr 1935 – Newark NJ) nonfiction writer, conservative cultural critic

Louise Lasser (11 apr 1939 – New York NY) tv writer, actress, acting teacher

Ellen Holtz Goodman (11 apr 1941 – Newton MA) speaker, journalist, columnist, commentator

Helen Conrad (11 apr 1944 – Pasadena CA) romance novelist, aka Jena Hunt, Raye Morgan

Kay Koplovitz (11 apr 1945 – Milwaukee WI) USA network founder, first US female tv network president

Barbara Jean Santucci (11 apr 1947 – Chicago IL) poet, artist, lecturer, storyteller, children’s author

Dorothy Allison (11 apr 1949 – Greenville SC) writer, speaker, feminist, lesbian femme

Brenda Cullerton (11 apr 1952 – Norwalk CT) novelist, fashion writer, nonfiction author, creative consultant

Sharon Mills Draper (11 apr 1952 – Cleveland OH) author, novelist, educator

Ethel Morgan Smith (11 apr 1952 – Louisville AL) author, essayist, professor

Julie Czerneda (11 apr 1955 – CAN) author, biologist, science fiction / fantasy editor, short-story writer

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