04 apr 29

Margherita Arlina Hamm (29 apr 1867 – 17 dec 1907 | St Stephen, New Brunswick – New York NY) author, journalist, suffragist, magazine editor, war correspondent

Katherine Golden Bitting (29 apr 1868 – 1937 | Stratford, Canada – Lafayette IN) author, food chemist, professor, food preservation expert

Mary Agnes Meara Chase (29 apr 1869 – 24 sep 1963 | Iroquois County IL – Bethesda MD) author, botanist, suffragist, illustrator

Lillian Bertha Ackard Horace (29 apr 1880 – 06 aug 1965 | Jefferson TX – Fort Worth TX) writer, novelist, publisher, pioneering educator, one of two black female publishers in US before 1920

Sybil Virginia Burgess Plumlee (29 apr 1911 – 06 jan 2012 | Seattle WA – Lake Oswego OR) teacher, memoirist, caseworker, police officer

Tania Long (29 apr 1913 – 04 sep 1998 | Berlin, Germany – Ottawa, Ontario) journalist, war correspondent

Margaret Wentworth Owings (29 apr 1913 – 21 jan 1999 | Berkeley CA – Big Sur CA) artist, author, environmentalist, founded Rachel Carson Council, founder / director Friends of the Sea Otter [obituary]

Maya Deren (29 apr 1917 – 13 oct 1961 | Kiev, Russian Republic – New York NY) photographer, avant-garde filmmaker / theorist, née Eleanora Derenkowsky

Doris Mae Totten Chase (29 apr 1923 – 13 dec 2008 | Seattle WA – Seattle WA) painter, sculptor, teacher, video artist

Patricia Pendleton Bragg (29 apr 1929 – Piedmont CA) author, health consultant, health businesswoman

Charlotte Harris Deveny (29 apr 1931 – Oak Park IL) jazz / popular / symphonic cellist

Rodelle Selma Horwitz Weintraub (29 apr 1933 – Philadelphia PA) editor, author, professor, public speaker

Carole Hyatt (29 apr 1935 – New York NY) author, speaker, women’s leadership advocate

Joan Friedman Peters Caro (29 apr 1936 – 05 jan 2015 | Chicago IL – Chicago IL) author, pro-Israel advocate, public speaker, US foreign policy advisor, news documentary consultant

Anne Abgott (29 apr 1938 – Oshawa, Ontario) author, watercolor artist, Canadian-American

Barbara Barg (29 apr 1947 – Memphis TN) poet, writer, musician

LeAnne Howe (29 apr 1951 – Edmond OK) author, scholar, playwright

Elisabeth Rosenthal (29 apr 1956 – New York NY) science reporter, non-practicing medical doctor, former NY Times Beijing correspondent, NY Times health / environmental reporter

Eve Aline Plumb (29 apr 1958 – Burbank CA) painter, actress

Rosanna Scotto (29 apr 1958 – Brooklyn NY) news anchor, broadcast journalist

Audrey Wells (29 apr 1960 – San Francisco CA) director, producer, screenwriter

Carol Edgarian (29 apr 1962 – New Britain CT) editor, author, novelist, publisher, literary ezine founder

Marie Plourde (29 apr 1966 – Grand-Mère, Quebec) columnist, journalist, tv personality

Julianne Swartz (29 apr 1967 – Phoenix AZ) new media / sound art / mixed media artist-sculptor

Rachel Williams (29 apr 1967 – New York NY) model,  tv presenter, landscape designer

Maryscott O’Connor (29 apr 1968 – US) founder / editor-in-chief political blog My Left Wing

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