04 apr 14 | women.born.today

Isabella Stewart Gardner (14 apr 1840 – 17 jul 1924 | New York NY – Cambridge MA) philanthropist, art patron / collector, museum founder

Jennie Drinkwater Conklin (14 apr 1841 – 28 apr 1907 | Portland ME – New Vernon NJ) author, editor, social welfare activist

Johanna [Anne] Mansfield Sullivan Macy (14 apr 1866 – 20 oct 1936 | Feeding Hills MA – Forest Hills NY) blind, teacher, memoirist, lifelong companion of Helen Keller

Eda Nemoede Casterton (14 apr 1877 – 08 dec 1969 | Brillion WI – Palos Verdes Estates CA) painter, oil / pastel / watercolor miniature portrait artist

Joan Darling (14 apr 1935 – Boston MA) actress, tv / film director, dramatic arts instructor

Cynthia Irwin-Williams (14 apr 1936 – 15 jun 1990 | Denver CO – Reno NV) author, archeologist

Joan Tavares Avant (14 apr 1940 – Mashpee MA) writer, historian, columnist, aka Granny Squannit, Mashpee Wampanoag tribal leader, retired Director of Indian Education in Mashpee Public Schools

Nina Raginsky (14 apr 1941 – Montreal, Quebec) photographer

Berinthis [Berry] Berenson Perkins (14 apr 1948 – 11 sep 2001 | New York NY – New York NY) model, actress, photographer

Mary Geller Wings (14 apr 1949 – Chicago IL) artist, author, musician, lesbian writer

Lynda Rosen Obst (14 apr 1950 – New York NY) editor, scriptwriter, film producer

Cheryl Savageau (14 apr 1950 – Massachusetts US) poet, painter, Abenaki, feminist, visual artist, quiltmaker, children’s author

Barbara Bonney (14 apr 1956 – )Montclair NJ operatic soprano

Maureen Taylor (14 apr 1956 – Rhode Island US) author, blogger, speaker, photo historian, cultural historian, genealogy expert

Donna Wick (14 apr 1956 – Texas City TX) author, speaker, publisher, talk radio host, media expert

Bobbi Brown (14 apr 1957 – Chicago IL) author, makeup artist, founder/CCO Bobbi Brown cosmetics

Aprile Millo (14 apr 1958 – New York NY) operatic soprano

April Henry (14 apr 1959 – Portland OR) thriller / mystery / young-adult novelist

Tina Rosenberg (14 apr 1960 – Brooklyn NY) author, journalist

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